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Racist slur against Cirencester vet triggers Twitter protests

A storm of protest has erupted on Twitter in response to an obscene racist slur aimed at a lecturer and practising vet from the Royal Agricultural University (RAU), Cirencester.
Navaratnam Partheeban recently wrote a Talking Point column for Farmers Weekly calling for the breakdown of the remaining ethnic barriers in agriculture.