Bristol University renaming Colston Street Accommodation

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Bristol University renaming Colston Street Accommodation

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Patrick Keaveney started this petition to Bristol people and

Colston Street is named after Edward Colston a 17th century slave trader personally responsible for 85,000 slaves transported to the Caribbean. 
Regardless of what he did for Bristol it is morally reprehensible that a city which has blossomed due to Immigrant and specifically BME culture could be denigrated by the presence of his name across our city. 
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