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  1. Fabian George Blake Rivers

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Fabian George Blake Rivers, aka DreadyVet, is an exotics and small animal vet and British Veterinary Ethnicity and Diversity Society representative.

George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery. Three people who recently died in the US as a result of police heavy handedness – a consequence of antiblackness, systemic racism and institutionalised discrimination; particularly in relation to the black community.

The resulting Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement has gripped the UK and the world over the past week. Protests have spread like wildfire at the injustices, particularly in the US.

Racism is very much alive in the UK and, by inference, veterinary medicine as well

Racism is very much alive in the UK and, by inference, veterinary medicine as well. The vet world has not entirely hidden away, with many joining and drawing attention to work by the British Veterinary Ethnicity and Diversity …

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