Failings over race earn Theresa May a figurative rap on the knuckles – twice!

Anyone with an ounce of brain in their head knew the Home Office was going to be banned from using its advertising vans again – the ones telling illegal immigrants to “go home”, in the language of “knuckle-dragging racists”, as Owen Jones so memorably phrased it. That is, anyone¬†except everyone working at the Home Office, including the Secretary of State – Theresa May. The Advertising Standards Authority ordered the Home Secretary not to put the vans on the streets again, saying the phrase “go home” was indeed a reminder of…

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