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"We should work out a way for monitoring what’s going on with coronavirus. And when Black people start dying in larger numbers than any other group, and though the NHS then starts falling over backwards to make assessments about who and what the numbers were, we still don't know why. Because it's only been a couple of weeks since ethnicity has been on a death certificate. It's not being monitored."