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Star calls for mandatory Black history in schools

Troy Deeney takes a knee prior to the English Premier League football match between Watford and Norwich City © Getty

Is Troy Deeney right? The striker – a prominent anti-racism campaigner – says the change is needed to inform, identify and combat discriminatory stereotypes from an early age. 

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