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Posts Tagged ‘Crime’

Riots Debate: Rich Cunningham

In Richard Cunningham on August 19, 2011 at 6:26 am

Rich Cunningham asks: “Are invasions of privacy necessary when trying to arrest suspects of ’inciting’ a riot?” Read the rest of this entry »

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Riots Debate: Vicky Wong

In Vicky Wong on August 19, 2011 at 6:19 am

In the latest of the pieces on the riots, East London-dwelling Vicky Wong provides her take on the events of the past week. Read the rest of this entry »

Riots Debate: Pav Sandhu

In Pav Sandhu on August 18, 2011 at 9:05 am

 

In the latest in our series about the riots, Pav Sandhu asks “So where does this leave us?” Read the rest of this entry »

Riots Debate: Alex Gabriel

In Alex Gabriel on August 16, 2011 at 8:23 pm

In the second in our debate on the riots, Alex Gabriel asks can we talk about the violence? He believes that we can say what we like, these riots were political in every sense. Read the rest of this entry »

Riots Debate: Archie Manners

In Archie Manners on August 16, 2011 at 8:18 pm

Two very different perspectives on last week’s riots, Archie Manners believes the “lost generation” is a trap many fall into for no reason. Like this blog, he believes that the media have no right to use this as an excuse to cast Britain’s youth in a bad light. Read the rest of this entry »

Cameron: MPs to have emergency debate on Thursday

In Liam Quinn on August 9, 2011 at 11:59 am

David Cameron announced today that MPs will be recalled on Thursday from their Summer holidays. Whilst Liam Quinn can only speculate what will be discussed, he thinks bringing the Army in to keep the peace must be high on the agenda.  Read the rest of this entry »

City on Fire

In Matteo Bergamini on August 9, 2011 at 10:14 am

Matteo Bergamini is a Londoner left ashamed and shocked by the rioting that plagued the capital last night.  Read the rest of this entry »

The Death Penalty: Unhelpful, Immoral and Dangerous

In Elliot Colburn on August 1, 2011 at 2:21 pm

Elliot Colburn gives his case against the Death Penalty, which has recently come back into the public spotlight. Read the rest of this entry »

War Without End: The Mexican Drug Violence

In Zachary Barker on June 24, 2011 at 6:31 pm

Zachary Barker tells the unrelenting story of violence, corruption and politics inside Mexico’s fiercest drugs cartel. Read the rest of this entry »

A Nation Stooped in Fear?

In Isabelle Finn on January 13, 2011 at 9:17 pm

Izzy Finn argues for the need of an investigation into the supposed ‘trend’ of grooming by some members of Pakistani communities.

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