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The show also comes in the wake of the Strictly Come Dancing race row and the decision to allow BNP leader Nick Griffin to appear on Question Time.King – who was brought in following the Shilpa Shetty race row on Celebrity Big Brother- admitted she was "slightly nervous" at the outset as race issues can range from being "vaguely controversial to incendiary".The season also puts race issues in a historical context with its show The Human Zoo: Science's Dirty Secret.It looks at how, in the 19th and early 20th centuries, scientists were so fascinated by race that thousands of "exotic" people from around the world were being put on display in "zoos" as scientific demonstrations of racial difference.
As we approach a vote on the UK's membership of the European Union, we look at what 50 writers, actors, historians, artists and comedians have said about Europe and its nations.Ged Grebby, the head of Show Racism The Red Card said: "To broadcast something as controversial is this during Black History month is the absolute antithesis of why we have it.It's about the idea of combating racism, not giving racists a platform." Paul Meszaros, from Hope not Hate, added: “This isn’t science, this is pseudoscience.She said: "What's surprising is how those views directly impact us today and how those views persist." She continued: "Sweeping racist views and opinions under the carpet will not make those views go away." "My view is that we need to open up the terms of the debate, not close it down.I think there's room for people questioning people's responses to the debate", she said.