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    • These rough and ready "banter" types need to recognise boundaries as soon as you come across these types of guys. If you're one of those pappus that giggles nervously when goreh like this guy start dropping nonsense into conversations to see if there's going to be any resistance or pushback, you're basically done for. All it takes is a "shut your f****g mouth, you wan**er!" with a laugh to establish limits. Say something off-colour about something you know he holds dear. That's usually enough to let him know you aren't a total pondhu.
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Healthcare workers reported colleagues saying black women and babies have 'thick, tough skin' and that a ward 'smells of curry' when South Asian families were being treated, while Chinese people were branded 'dirty'.  Meanwhile, white women were often granted privileges that women of colour were not, such as receiving visitors out of hours, receiving more responsive care and being given more time by staff to ask questions.   Inquiry chair Shaheen Rahman QC said the investigation was spurred on by the knowledge that black women in the UK are four times more likely to die in pregnancy and childbirth and Asian and mixed race women twice as likely. 'There is nothing 'wrong' with Black or Brown bodies that can explain away the disparities in maternal mortality rates, outcomes and experiences,' she said.   'What is required now is a determined focus on individualised, rights-respecting care.' The inquiry panel heard evidence from over 300 people with lived and professional experience of racial injustice in maternity care. The panel heard from one woman who said jaundice was not recognised in her black baby and her concerns were dismissed. 'At the hospital the doctor admitted the reading was very high but insisted from the look of him there is nothing to suggest he was severely jaundiced, just a 'slight' yellowing of his eyes,' the woman said 'They did another reading and sent his bloods off, it was even higher than the last. My baby was immediately hospitalised for several weeks. 'The white staff did not recognise jaundice in a black baby.' Other interviewees told the panel stories of having sepsis dismissed during birth and a life-threatening blood clot overlooked postnatally. The Department of Health and Social Care established a taskforce to address racial inequalities in maternity care in February. A Department of Health and Social Care spokesperson told the BBC the Maternity Disparities Taskforce would 'level up maternity care for all women'. 'It will address factors linked to unacceptable disparities in quality of care, experiences and outcomes,' it said.  One written testimony in the Birthrights report described a 'horrible' birth experience where the midwife repeatedly minimised the mother's concerns and did not recognise the symptoms of sepsis, which in her case was paleness and loss of colour in the skin, due to her being a black woman.  The woman recalled in her statement: 'I shivered so badly for quite a while that I thought I would die.  'When my husband asked for blankets, the nurse said it was a natural reaction and it would die down, eventually my husband searched all the room and found some blankets then covered me up.'  Despite repeatedly complaining of severe pain, even after an epidural, it was only when a South Asian doctor doing her rounds for the night finally noticed her skin was pale that swift action was taken. The mother added: 'She took one look at me and asked if I felt well. I answered 'not really, I feel like I have the flu' then she asked the nurse if she was checking my temperature which she replied 'yes'.  +2 View gallery   A year-long investigation into UK maternity care has found that `systemic racism´ is experienced by Black, Asian and mixed ethnicity women  'The doctor was still concerned, she said the patient looks pale (I think she noticed this because she was South Asian) and asked the nurse to check my temperature again, it had soared!'  After being put on antibiotics and with an assisted delivery, she gave birth to a baby girl.  She added: 'I later learnt that I had suspected septicaemia and it was captured just in time with the antibiotics drip. I believe that doctor saved my life and my baby's life.  'I think if I were a white woman, my constant request to check my pain relief (epidural) would have been validated. I felt like [the nurse] thought I was either strong enough or I was exaggerating.'  Another black woman said she was repeatedly refused strong painkillers.  She told the report: 'I kept asking them to give me strong painkillers because my stitches were not dissolvable and they had to remove them after five days and it's the c-section stitches that got really infected and my wound started bleeding.  'So I was in a lot of pain, but they were completely refusing to give me strong painkillers.'  Melissa Brown, a midwife and officer for Birthrights, told the BBC that maternity services were facing huge challenges. 'We did hear positive examples of maternity care, but there is racism and racial discrimination at a structural and individual level which is putting black, brown and mixed ethnicity women at harm,' she said.  'There are many complex reasons for poorer health outcomes for ethnic minorities, and racism and discrimination is definitely playing a role.' The Birthrights report is being sent to MPs and demands urgent action, including diversity training for health care professionals workers.   https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10843873/Year-long-inquiry-finds-systemic-racism-UK-maternity-care.html
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    • If you think I'm talking tatti, then fair enough. But go listen to ANY Katha performed by the panth's great sants, mahapurash, gianis, kathavachaks of the past 60 years, and you'll not hear anything negative about Mohammed and Islam as a valid belief system.  You'll hear criticism of Islamic PRACTICES or rituals performed by those who say they're Muslims, but you'll NEVER encounter a fundamental disavowal of the validity of Islam as a path to God. Then how can we utilise Sikhi to dismantle Islam when it's always remained in it's good graces?  Didn't Sant Jarnail Singh say that a Muslim should be a good Muslim, a Hindu a good Hindu, etc? There was no, "Muslims should leave Islam" or "Islam is false." Even in relatively recent Sikh history our leadership has sought to make bridges with Islam. What part of Sikhi can we use to stand against Islam that doesn't make it seem like we're just making up 5hit to combat them? Our religious leadership hasn't ever given us ANY ammunition against them. Why?
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