It’s multiculturism gone unremarkable

I was at a school assembly today and it occurred to me that about 2% of the children were white. I then realised that every single child in my class had English as a second language – Somalian, Arabic, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Polish, Chinese and French as their first. Do you know what else I noticed? Nothing. Everyone spoke English around the school, Easter was mentioned in the assembly with no protests, everything was like every other school I have been to. Now, either this school is an outlier or the Mail, Express et al are lying about multicultural schools.


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