Wednesday 1 July 2020
DAFT BLM SUPPORTER ON POLICING
On the same day Keir Starmer and the Premier League backtracked on their support for Black Lives Matter, LBC's Nick Ferrari fielded a caller who also failed to comprehend the organisation he was supporting. Jamie from Durham told Nick he supported the 'defund the police' message, but said police would still be required to 'break fights up and police football matches'. An increasingly exasperated Ferrari tried to explain to his caller that defunding the police meant abolishing the police - a stated aim of BLM on both sides of the Atlantic. Watch below.