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Newark and Sherwood Labour Group adopt Black Lives Matter statement in response to public outcry over American George Floyd's murder




A statement recognising the Black Lives Matter movement has been adopted by the Newark and Sherwood Labour Group in response to public outcry over the American George Floyd's murder.

Leader Paul Peacock said the Labour Group needed to reaffirm its commitment to the fight against any form of discrimination and prejudice.

The Newark and Sherwood Labour Group has adopted a Black Lives Matter statement in response to outrage over American George Floyd's murder. (37056914)
The Newark and Sherwood Labour Group has adopted a Black Lives Matter statement in response to outrage over American George Floyd's murder. (37056914)

"We are committed to a society built upon fairness, inclusivity and tolerance," said Mr Peacock. "It is so important that local representatives of all political persuasion are fully committed to this."


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