David Wearing (@davidwearing)

David Wearing is a Teaching Fellow in International Relations at Royal Holloway, University of London. His book, “AngloArabia: Why Gulf Wealth Matters To Britain” is published by Polity in September 2018. His new research project examines the role of racism in British foreign relations.

Stephen Lawrence and the Hostile Environment

This hostile environment is no mystery. British capitalism developed in symbiosis with empire: a formal structure of violent domination and exploitation of people of colour the world over.