1: Things Can Only Get Better

Reni Eddo-Lodge looks back to a time some considered post-racial Britain. This episode features Operation Black Vote's [Simon Woolley](https://www.theguardian.com/profile/simonwoolley), former television commissioner and activist [Farrukh Dhondy](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farrukh_Dhondy) and Actress/Writer [Meera Syal](https://twitter.com/MeeraSyal).



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Fully-linked transcript and episode can be found at [AboutRacePodcast.com](https://www.aboutracepodcast.com/)



Some reference links below.



[Operation Black Vote](http://www.obv.org.uk/)



[Jon Daniel Obituary and OBV Posters](http://www.obv.org.uk/news-blogs/jon-daniel-rip)



[Desmonds Watch Online](http://www.channel4.com/programmes/desmonds) (UK only)



[The Bandung File](http://www.screenonline.org.uk/tv/id/1303360/)



[Goodness Gracious Me](http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0137305/)



[BBC White Season Trailer](http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x4n8oc)



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Host Reni [@ReniReni](https://twitter.com/renireni)



Producer Renay [@RenayRich](https://twitter.com/RenayRich)



Researcher Rez [@RezMarino](https://twitter.com/RezMarino)



Composer Matshidiso [@Matshidisomusic](https://twitter.com/matshidisomusic)



Artwork/Images Kevin [@KevinMorosky](https://twitter.com/Kevinmorosky)



Thanks for listening.