Tag: Read and Weep

The Human Cost Of False Allegations…

…and, as usually turns out to be the case, institutional incompetence: Mr Jones, who worked as a courts officer for East Sussex County Council, said simple checks could have prevented the case going to court. He said: “The main allegation…

Paying crims not to commit crimes

Not sure there are adequate words for this and I’m really not trying to outdo Julia: http://davidthompson.typepad.com/davidthompson/2016/02/lunch-money-surrendered.html The Council of the District of Columbia approved legislation Tuesday that would pay residents in the nation’s capital for not committing crimes. No,…

The New Wave Of Feminism, Folks…

Typified by Laura Bates: “Women warned after Gainsborough assault.” “Police warn women walking alone after riverside incident.” “Serial sex attacker strikes again as ninth victim is assaulted and police warn women to be on their guard.” “Police issue warning to…

There’s No Pleasing Some People…

Friends of Marcus Garvey Library have raised concerns over the fact that it is going to be refurbished because this also means it is going to be made smaller. But the group were left angry after Haringey Council offered to…

Oh, The Humanity!! Part 358789

A shock was in store for parents on the first school run of the year when they dropped off their children to find freshly painted double yellow lines. And why might this be a shock? Well, because they’d got used…

The UK’s Fifth Column…

The principal of a majority-Muslim school in northeast London has said he will not allow a “militant minority” of parents to derail his plans to abolish gender segregation. Which even extended to outside the classroom, with a “wall of segregation”…

How To Get Rid Of The Dane..?

Michala Bendixen knows: I hope you will find peace of mind and a good new life in my small country, where we know nothing about wars, starvation and oppression. I know you did not leave your own country voluntarily, but…