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YouTubers remove offensive ‘which areas in London are dangerous’ video after accusations of ‘everyday racism’

YouTubers Being British accused of ‘racism’ (Picture: YouTube) A YouTube duo have been accused of ‘everyday racism’ after sharing a video discussing which areas in London they found most ‘dangerous.’ The pair, who own the channel Being British, sparked outrage with their now-deleted video ‘Which areas in London are dangerous,’ with some branding the content as ‘racist and classist dog whistle politics’. Joel Woods and Lia Hatzakis – who both boasted to ‘living in safe places’ – left viewers ‘astounded’ as the vloggers named and shamed geographical areas with a higher percentage of Black, Asian and minority ethnic residents. The vloggers offended when they admitted to feeling ‘scared’ when visiting Whitechapel, east London but added that they quickly ‘realised’ that residents in head scarfs ‘are just normal people’. They both lived there at one point. The Office For National Statistics states that in the boroughs of Newham and Tower Hamlets – where Whitechapel is situated – the pe..

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