Indeed, re-read the column. He merely shows an example of how white people in Britain follow in the same footsteps as blacks in America and that race is irrelevant. Dr. Williams is limited in his column by restraints to words count. If you would like thousands of words to bring it all together, read his books or that of Sowell. To blame a superficial aspect for a grouping of a people's problems is small minded and failing to look behind the curtain, Dorothy. Keynes and other leading economists were blinded by Russian Communism by failing to look behind the curtain. Intellectuals are blinded by failing to look behind the curtain. More likely, they need to ignore what is behind the curtain as it is the intellectuals who created it.