Tag: Politically-correct Garbage

Might As Well Say What You Mean…

…because we all know what you really mean by now.   They said big families looking after elderly relatives and living in the same terraced houses may be a factor in the increase in cases. Around a third of Blackburn…

What Could Go Wrong? Pt 27893584

Twitter has phased out insensitive programming terms that reference slavery after a petition by employees. According to a report from CNET, engineers successfully convinced Twitter to nix the terms ‘master’ and ‘slave’ which are commonly used in programming language to…

What Does This Mean..?

The report from Public Health England (PHE) based on stakeholder engagement with 4,000 people found that historic racism may mean people are discriminated against when it comes to personal protective equipment (PPE)… Eh? The study said there are issues around…

Strange That When Historic Slavery Is In The Headlines…

…that this far more recent case seems to have been forgotten: Lucy Adeniji, 44, took Olubukols ‘Buki’ Adeniji into her home in Ray Gardens, Barking, after she was brought into the country aged 11 from Nigeria on a false passport,…

It’s Called ‘Evidence Gathering’ For A Reason…

Waxman’s review will look at what intimate information police are asking for, what impact wading through vast caches of phone data has on the length of investigations, and how much of it is ultimately useful in court. “I speak to…

Charmed Life…

Carol Rita Howard, 41, worked on a short-term contract as an investigator for the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) which she later took to an employment tribunal. She sent 101 emails from her work account to her personal account which…

Some ‘Underdogs’ Are Rabid…

A pity he found that out the hard way. And yet…better one of the bleeding heart brigade than some total innocent walking past the backslapping, self-congratulatory ‘aren’t we so humane?’ criminal-coddling event. The son clearly gained his warped perspective from…

Take The Hint, Then, Jack…

Frances Ryan, again: I felt a strange mix of shock and weariness when reading comments by Jack Thorne, the screenwriter behind the new BBC adaptation of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials adaptation, who spoke out this week about what he…

Why Do We Reward Blatant Disobedience?

Plans to set up an eight-pitch gypsy site have been refused… Yeah, you know there’s a ‘But’ comin’… …but retrospective permission was given for four plots which are already being built on the land. Why..? Just bloody WHY?!? Plans for…