police state

“Paedophile Britain” – what’s going on?

I’ve been variously bemused, perplexed, uncertain and – ultimately – horrified by the revelations which started to come out drip-feed journalism style – and have now become highly publicly-domained information of a strugglingly disorientating nature. At the last general election,…

democracy | rest in peace

I just tweeted in rather ironic tone the following: Plaything of cybercriminal, paedophile, govt – even social-network users for goodness sake! – the web’s breaking up like a rusting old car. I’d just read this, where under current legislation (significantly,…

A new kind of state

I’ve been wondering the same.  We’re criticising and slamming and dunking with clever words this state we believe is a police state already. Or not quite yet, as the case may be. Yet this tweet encapsulates something I’ve also been…

The frontline the police really struggle with

Theresa May clearly likes getting brownie points.  This story from Left Foot Forward today makes it all too plain: The home secretary Theresa May announced today that under the Conservatives those convicted of killing a police officer will have their sentences raised…

A question of mighty distrust

Puffles summarises in one tweet tonight what I have been feeling for longer than I can remember: Puffles (*notes*) the crisis of establishment institutions continues. BBC, politics, banking, newspapers, police…all in a v short time space Now some of you…