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Interview: Bumi Thomas Was Given 14 Days to Leave the UK

There’s a lot of vulnerability and soul packed into Bumi Thomas’ latest EP. Given the surrounding context of a legal battle, Broken Silence was released, in Bumi’s words, “at a time when microcosms of institutionalised racism have garnered so much momentum highlighting the domino effect of systems of oppression that have led to this powerful, global resurgence of the Black lives matter movement.”The inspiration behind this EP came at a time when Bumi faced a legal battle to stay in the UK, after receiving a letter from the UK Home Office to leave the country within 14 days. Understandably causing huge…