For many black people, the debate around Tory leadership contenders’ confessions has felt mired in privilege and hypocrisy.
Lawmakers who take illegal drugs should either resign or change the laws to stop them being illegal. One or the other. pic.twitter.com/qQcNb32i1S
— Stig Abell (@StigAbell) June 9, 2019
I wouldn’t even call this a ‘double standard’ because they weren’t caught taking drugs. The question is why weren’t they caught?