Tag: Read and Weep

“Because We Need To Keep You Compliant, Peasants…”

Insp Fergus Caulfield, from the Castle Point and Rochford community policing team, has spoken out about the use of social media to draw attention to crime amid a recent increase in burglaries on the island. Spoken out in favour, I…

“Wah! Wah! Waaah! My Victimhood!”

Yasmin Ahmed in today’a ‘Indy’: Calling for a British Independence Day is wounding to all the nations that revolted and fought hard against British colonial rule. Before we associate our EU membership with colonisation, we should think long and hard…

The Appliance Of Science…

…sometimes, it’s not really thought out very well: A smartphone app that “nudges” patients with alcohol-related liver disease away from their favourite drinking dens and off-licences is being trialled by a London hospital. Good grief! Does everything have to have…

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…