Comments like Lee Anderson's 'despairingly racist', says civil rights leader

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Civil rights leader Reverend Al Sharpton has labelled comments such as those by MP Lee Anderson made about Sadiq Khan as "despairingly racist".

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Published on February 26, 2024 -  00:32
PM avoids answering if Anderson's comments were Islamophobic
Rishi Sunak has stopped short of directly saying that the comments made by Lee Anderson were Islamophobic, instead insisting that they were "wrong and unacceptable." Lee Anderson lost the Conservative whip over the weekend after failing to apologise for claiming โ€œIslamistsโ€ had โ€œgot controlโ€ of Sadiq Khan and London. Report by Covellm. Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter at

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