David Olusoga

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Hopes that post-Brexit Britain can boost Commonwealth trade is ill-founded. Those countries have moved on. When Lord North, prime minister at the time of the American revolution, received the news that British forces had lost the war, and with it the American colonies, he was reported to have been physically struck by the magnitude of the news, as if hit by a musket ball. “Oh God, it’s all over,” he wrote in his diary.

The series that shook America in the 1970s has just been remade. The tale of the British empire’s slave history should be told too. For more than half a century television has played a surprisingly important role in race relations in the United States. Had I been writing this 18 months ago, I might have said “the advance of race relations in the United States”, but these days I’m not so sure of the direction of travel.

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