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London acid attack leaves 6 people injured

Six people were taken to hospital after a group of males reportedly sprayed a noxious substance near a busy shopping centre in east London, London Metropolitan Police… 120 more words

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Acid Attacks in Nineteenth-Century Britain

By Cassie Watson; posted 13 September 2017.

The recent spate of acid attacks in London has led to renewed political and media attention on an especially horrific form of assault designed to maim and humiliate by damaging or even destroying the victim’s face with corrosive fluid. 2,294 more words

Legislation

It is time for zero tolerance to acid attacks

By Manish Pandey.

Enough is enough.

It is high time for all of us to realise that we need to act. The use of acid as a way of attacking someone is, without doubt, one of the most barbaric acts. 964 more words

Current Affairs

#Bradford Threat Letter: #Hate or #Fake?

Yesterday it was published in UK media that letters had been posted around Bradford in the UK threatening acid attacks on Muslims.

Letters threatening acid attacks sent to Muslims in Bradford… 755 more words

Sharon Kleyne Urges Water Use For Victims Of Acid Attacks

Acid Attacks Require Immediate Response Says Water Advocate Sharon Kleyne. Bio-Med Wash® Is Effective First Response to Acid Attacks.

Pundits and observers of social customs have been noting for some time that civility and courtesy are not as prevalent as they once were. 461 more words

Sharon Kleyne

The White British Right Wing

In light of Charlottesville, White Brits have been shrugging and commenting that ‘at least we’re not that bad’.

I’m here to tell you that you are. 699 more words

People once used knives, now acid is a weapon of choice in the U.K.

For just under three years, Andreas Christopheros has lived with regret that he ever decided to open his door.

The resident of Truro, a coastal town in southwestern England, was home in December 2014 when he heard a knock, believing it was a courier bringing Christmas presents. 469 more words

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