All Blog Posts Tagged 'justice' (32)

Spycops and the Fight for Justice

Subversion, sabotage and spying: Political policing and state racism in the UK

This was the title of the extraordinary conference I attended at South Bank Uni in early April. Over 2 days speaker after speaker spoke about appalling cases of racism, subversion, dishonesty, criminality and violence by the…

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Added by Russell Miller on June 12, 2016 at 14:00 — No Comments

Hackney Council will NOT be introducing Public Space Protection Orders

Hackney Council statement 20 April 2016

Clarification: Hackney will not be introducing a 'rough sleeping' PSPO…

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Added by Kathryn Johnson on April 28, 2016 at 16:01 — No Comments

What has the European Convention on Human Rights ever done for us?

A very clever satirical short sketch by Patrick Stewart and friends, well worth watching, on the Guardian website: http://bit.ly/1SngsGF

Added by Clare Taylor on April 28, 2016 at 14:30 — No Comments

BBC Invents 3 Different Reasons to Justify Anti-Corbyn Bias

Those who read my blog at the time will be familiar with the fact that back in October BBC Newsnight ran an astonishingly biased piece about the Tory government's U-turn on contracting to help the Saudi dictatorship run its prisons. [I know the BBC is routinely right-wing and anti- Corbyn but this really took the biscuit.]

For…

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Added by Russell Miller on February 21, 2016 at 20:03 — No Comments

Heathrow 13: British Justice 0

Heathrow 13: British Justice 0

Judge loses plot in high stakes climate change battle

As a former civil rights lawyer I've seen a fair…

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Added by Russell Miller on January 26, 2016 at 13:00 — 4 Comments

Britain’s lamentable record on fuel poverty.

Britain’s lamentable record on fuel poverty.

Join the People’s March for Climate and Jobs, Sunday, November 29th.

The recent report ‘Still the cold man of Europe’ from (ACE) The Association of Conservation Energy makes grim reading. Britain besides 15 other countries in terms of fuel poverty comes out bottom based on range of indicators. The report shows that:  …

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Added by Richard Payne on October 31, 2015 at 14:05 — No Comments

BBC supports Tory and Saudi governments but censors Corbyn

Last night (13.10.15) BBC Newsnight reported the government decision to withdraw from a £6m British bid to provide prison services to the Saudi regime. According to the BBC the change of mind was down to Secretary of State Michael Gove (“Michael Gove had thought that and got his way”) and Tory concerns about Saudi regime's harsh treatment of a British citizen imprisoned…

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Added by Russell Miller on October 14, 2015 at 10:30 — 1 Comment

Expulsions, Lies and Manipulation – the Right's Reaction to a Resurgent Left

Expulsions, Lies and Manipulation – the Right's Reaction to a Resurgent Left

Right-wing ridicule is turning into panic as Jeremy Corbyn's remarkable mass movement threatens to return the Labour Party to its socialist…

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Added by Russell Miller on August 31, 2015 at 16:30 — 1 Comment

TfL: Transforming Hackney in the interests of big business and not local people.

Hello friends,

I've started the petition "To TfL’s Director of Commercial Development, Graeme Craig.: TfL: Set affordable rents. Don't force small businesses out of Hackney" and need your help to get it off the ground. Please can you circulate. 

This is another example of the borough being transformed in the interests of big business and not local people. 

Will you take 30 seconds to sign it right now? Here's the…

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Added by Richard Payne on July 30, 2015 at 6:32 — No Comments

Abney Orgies to Racist Government

Abney Orgies to Racist Government

Censorship, Propaganda and Political Branding

Manufacturing Your Consent

One of the main reasons why…

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Added by Russell Miller on November 23, 2014 at 16:00 — 2 Comments

Exiled from Hackney - we're all refugees now.

Exiled from Hackney

Do you know anyone…

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Added by Russell Miller on September 25, 2012 at 19:00 — No Comments

Criminalising Sanity

Protest

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Added by Russell Miller on March 27, 2012 at 21:30 — No Comments

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