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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 »

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 »

Three Words For Slutwalks: Education, Education, Education

In Garry Lee on June 20, 2011 at 7:00 am

It all started when a Canadian policeman told students that they should avoid dressing like sluts in order to avoid rape, now ‘slutwalks’ have become a global phenomenon, writes Garry Lee. Read the rest of this entry »

Time for a National Care Service

In Jonny Roberts on June 13, 2011 at 7:00 am

The disaster of Southern Cross and an abused teen’s letter to David Cameron have highlighted a new for a radical alternative. Jonny Roberts says now is the time for a National Care Service. Read the rest of this entry »

David Cameron on Multiculturalism

In Uncategorized on February 8, 2011 at 9:48 am

Sadiq Khan called Cameron’s speech on multiculturalism as furthering the “politics of hate”. See the speech and take our poll. Has political correctness gone too far? Read the rest of this entry »

It’s Not All Socialism’s Fault!

In Conor Campbell on November 2, 2010 at 7:06 am

Socialism isn’t as bad an idea as most socialists make it out to be, argues Conor Campbell. Read the rest of this entry »