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‘Muslim culture’ is routinely blamed for lower levels of employment – but my research shows this is not what is behind the problem

Shutterstock/adriaticfoto Samir Sweida-Metwally, University of Bristol People who identify as minority ethnic are at a disadvantage in the labour market compared to the British white majority. They are more likely to earn less, be outside of the labour force, be unemployed and remain unemployed for longer. Research also shows that Muslims are worse off than any other religious group relative …

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