“Every election is a sort of advance sale of stolen goods” H.L.Mencken
“However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results” Winston Churchill… 239 more words
A few weeks ago there were protest in Frankfurt that escalated into riots. These so-called protests fell under ‘Blockupy’. I was shocked at first because Germany is a neighbouring country and these riots suddenly hit close to home. 659 more words
The UK Supreme Court recently held that the departments of justice, and work and pensions’ benefit caps are in breach of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), with President Lady Hale noting that “It cannot possibly be in the best interests of the children affected by the cap to deprive them of the means to provide them with adequate food, clothing, warmth and housing, the basic necessities of life.” 51 more words
A senior politician has called for an elite anti-gun crime unit to be deployed in Salford after shootings in the city escalate.
Since May last year there have been 12 firearms incidents in the borough – plus a shooting in Wigan last week of a Salford man. 345 more words