Almost everyone is being disingenuous about what Emma Dent Coad said

Neither Dent Coad, nor her defenders, nor her detractors have emerged well from the row. 

Labour's new MP for Kensington, Emma Dent-Coad, is under fire for a blog she wrote seven years ago in which she described Shaun Bailey as David Cameron's "token ghetto boy" and tweets in which she described him as a "ghetto man".  Political rows are often disingenous but I think this one is particularly so, for reasons I'll now set out. 

A few days ago, the Conservative MP Crispin Blunt got in a spot of bother for suggesting that Priti Patel, sacked last week as Secretary of...
source: New Statesman