Ok folks let's simplify the fraction 18/11800 to see if David Lammy's somewhat disturbingly grotesque clichéd quote "[the 18 are a] drop in the ocean. The apology is crocodile tears and an insult to people still not given hardship fund, left jobless, homeless and unable to afford food." carries any truth.
Methinks he has a point.
Just because you don't take an interest in politics doesn't mean that politics won't take an interest in you. PERICLES.