Actually Dr Sewell has long been known, in Afro-Caribbean communities for denying there is systemic racism in the UK. He is accordingly often called, called Dr Sewer.

As Guardian reporters Peter Walker and Aamna Mohdin wrote on 31 March 2021, ''The report mirrors the thinkino f Munira Mirza who set up the panel'.

It was indeed a setup, and I don't think for a minute these people were hoodwinked or bamboozled.