Tag: social cohesion

Working As Intended…

They don’t need to actually prove you were breaking the law in court any more: Eventually Mr Flint, who insisted he was within his rights and says he showed the footage to the officer to prove nothing was amiss, was…

Doesn’t Compute…

Hackney’s top police chief has admitted his force can’t get to grips with the borough’s knife culture. Maybe you aren’t speaking to the right people? Speaking at a passionate public debate on how to make Hackney safer, Det Ch Supt…

“What Are You Rebelling Against?”

“Skateboarder stoppers, man…” A battle of wills is being played out on Bristol’s ledges and benches. Skatestoppers – or “skater-haters”, as they are sometimes called – are metallic knobs attached to a city’s street furniture to prevent skateboarders from using…

Use This Technology Wisely…

Windows 10 sends a weekly “activity update” on childrens’ internet browsing and computer history to parents, by default and without telling anyone. Great! No more parents in local newspapers saying ‘I didn’t know what little Shayneese was up to!’ then?…

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”…