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British Caribbean man, windrush generation

British Caribbean man, windrush generation Stock Photo

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2400 x 3600 px | 20.3 x 30.5 cm | 8 x 12 inches | 300dpi

Date taken:

3 July 2006



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Image result for windrush generation The ship HMT Empire Windrush brought a group of 802 migrants to the port of Tilbury, near London, on 22 June 1948. Empire Windrush was a troopship en route from Australia to England via the Atlantic, docking in Kingston, Jamaica in order to pick up servicemen who were on leave...The British government ultimately looked to its overseas colonies for help and encouraged migration in an effort to fill the many job vacancies. ... Many Jamaicans fought for Britain in World War I, the British West Indies Regiment recruited solely from the British overseas colonies in the Caribbean.... In human social behavior, discrimination is treatment or consideration of, or making a distinction towards, a person based on the group, class, or category to which the person is perceived to belong.

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