Tag: suspicion

Is It ‘Cos I Is Black?

Judge Paul Tain dismissed the 48-year-old’s application on Wednesday, ordering Green, of Berriedale Drive, Sompting, to be sentenced for his crimes next month. Green junior, 20, of no fixed address, is already serving time behind bars in a young offenders’…

This Isn’t The Dichotomy You Think It Is…

Phil McDuff evidently hasn’t realised the reason – we’ve come to learn that all immigrants don’t ‘enrich our culture’. Some actually degrade it. …the report also details a significant rise in anti-Muslim sentiment. 42% of people said that the recent terrorist…

Platitudes & Handwringing

That’s all they ever offer: London in the 1970s and 1980s came to accept IRA bombs as almost part of living in the capital. It would help if grotesque publicity were not given to these acts of terror. It distorts…

He’s Got My Confidence, And Isn’t That All That Should Matter?

The ‘Guardian’ is quick to get its objection in before he’s even sat down: Among his more controversial cases was a decision allowing Westminster council to rehouse a tenant 50 miles away in Milton Keynes. It was later overturned by…

The Horror, The Horror…

Things that upset ‘Guardian’ writers, no: 14735274: Pressing a Dash Button specific to your preferred pet food, washing powder or bottled water automatically composes an order request to Amazon for that one product. I don’t for a second want to…

The State Is Perfectly Happy To Upset People…

…providing they are the right people: It can’t feel particularly pleasant to have that letter drop on your doormat, but the NHS has issued templates to local authorities, stressing that they should be “non-judgmental” and “positively phrased”. The potential to…

Are We What We Eat..?

…or are we what our mothers ate? A diet high in fat and sugar during pregnancy may be linked to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children with behavioural problems early in life, experts have found. The research, led by scientists…

What Am I Missing..?

A stretch of the A20 Sidcup bypass near Crittall’s Corner was closed last night after a horse escaped onto the dual carriageway. The black and white animal was spotted horsing around on the eastbound carriageway at around 9pm. Oh, ha…