Thursday, February 22, 2018

‘No money, no love’*


Kevin Baldeosingh (“When marriage makes a difference”, Express, January 31) entered the debate between Kumar Mahabir and myself, misrepresenting my position. My focus on poverty was not race-centric but identifying the complex socio-economic issues. The tendency to polarise race in social policy leads to unexamined impacts on the poor. Mr Baldeosingh proposes a focus on differing marriage rates and child-bearing practices which has three difficulties. 

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