Author: Dawn-Maria France

Dawn-Maria is an accomplished award-winning journalist, broadcaster and travel writer who is passionate about children's rights, women's rights, equality and diversity. She has written a Yorkshire-inspired children’s picture-book series (The adventures of Jenny and Philip), which features a self-assured and confident Yorkshire little girl and her best friend Philip a talking cat.

Institutional-racism denier forms government race commission

Dawn-Maria France

Munira Mirza, who denies the existence of institutional racism, was picked as the government once again sidelines issues of race in the country. As Dawn-Maria France argues, “it seems unlikely that Munira Mirza’s commission, reporting to Johnson and overseen by Badenoch, will do more than kick the can down the road.”