UCL apologises for supporting Eugenists.

I critique Galton’s use of composite photography to create cultural constructs, which demonised or ‘‘othered’’ people in my ‘Mugshots’ paper. Lashmar, P. (2014). How to humiliate and shame: A reporter’s guide to the power of the mugshot. Social Semiotics, 24(1), pp. 56–87. https://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/2021/jan/ucl-makes-formal-public-apology-its-history-and-legacy-eugenics

PL’s follow-up story on Richard Drax MP’s wealth from The Observer and Sunday Mirror.

You might find my follow-up story on Richard Drax MP of interest (The Observer and Sunday Mirror). Please share especially to Dorset friends .

Reparations row MP adds plantation to his register of members’ interests

Tory Richard Drax, who represents South Dorset, has corrected a number of ‘errors and omissions’ in his parliamentary list


Tory MP admits owning former slave plantation where his family made millions

EXCLUSIVE Richard Drax is the wealthiest landowner in the House of Commons – and worth as much as £150 millionhttps://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/tory-mp-admits-owning-former-23252766