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Do I have to spell out the logical conclusion? It is that the Conservatives have deliberately targeted ethnic minority groups, creating policies designed to push them into destitution.

In short: Tories are racists.

Or are any of you bold enough to suggest that this is accidental?

My question now is: If you belong to an ethnic minority group, would you vote Conservative in the knowledge that they have deliberately done this?

Homelessness among ethnic minorities has reached the highest level in more than a decade and has rocketed since the Conservatives came to power in 2010, The Independent can reveal.

A new analysis of official statistics shows 5,030 black and minority ethnic (BAME) households were categorised as homeless between July and September 2016 – up from 3,310 during the same period in 2010.

It means the number of BAME households being accepted as homeless has risen four times faster than among other groups.

Between the summer of 2010, shortly after the Conservatives took office, and the summer of 2016 homelessness among BAME households increased by 52 per cent, compared with 13 per among people classed as “White British”.

Ethnic minorities now account for up to 40 per cent of all homeless households in England, despite being just 15 per cent of the population.

The rise was particularly stark among Asians/British Asians, where homelessness increased by 82 per cent in just six years. Among Black/Black British people, homelessness increased by 40 per cent, while 42 per cent more people classed as ‘Chinese or Other Ethnic Group’ were declared homeless. People of mixed ethnicity saw a 63 per cent increase.

Source: Homelessness among ethnic minorities soars under Conservative government, new analysis reveals

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