Category Archives: justice

UPDATE: 18 questions for the @Guardian

UPDATE: It would appear that – if Buzzfeed is right – an employee/s or agent/s of the New York Times and/or the Guardian knowingly and willingly smuggled life-endangering stolen intelligence across our borders: Now theĀ TimesĀ or an agent for the paper, … Continue reading

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Prescott’s Oxford Class War (from the Lords)

My old sparring partner on Twitter, @JohnPrescott, is up in arms because @StephenNolan told him about a pupil from NI who was rejected by the University with seven Grade A* A-levels. The kid has now gone on to Stanford, many … Continue reading

Posted in education, goals, justice, Louise, politics | 69 Comments

The Zimmerman trial: a guide for the UK Twitchfork mob

It was depressing, if not surprising, to see the UK’s twitchforking mob out for the blood of George Zimmerman, rightly acquitted under the law in his trial in Florida. The comments and questions made showed that tweeters had not bothered … Continue reading

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Assange turns Snowden into a traitor

How do I loathe thee? Let me count the ways. Truly, Julian Assange is one of the most awful people in the world. A rabid egomaniac with a contempt for women and for the lives of others, he is stinking … Continue reading

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The Campaign to Ban Rape Porn is Far Too Broadly Drawn

I have been campaigning, and will continue to do so, for the Sentencing Council and the law to reflect the severity of possessing and distributing child rape images. Women must also demand far tougher sentencing guidelines on rape and trafficking … Continue reading

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Obama Must Pardon Edward Snowden

It is a sign of hope in the world that a brilliant African-American could be elected President of the United States and re-elected four years later. I am a Republican but I salute and admire President Obama. How can you … Continue reading

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Why doesn’t UK law understand rape and child abuse?

Following my blog on child rape, and multiple gang rapes in brothels being labeled “prostitution”, and multiple rapes within the home being labelled “forced marriage”, I wanted to show why all of this matters in practice. It’s not just some … Continue reading

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