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Time for the police to FRACK off

Reposted from NetPol (The Network for Police monitoring) Since early last year, Netpol has heard stories about unexpected, intimidatory visits by police to the homes of anti-fracking activists: nineteen people who responded to our recent survey have reported them. Nina’s … Continue reading

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Disability protesters target Atos benefit test centres

Disability campaigners laid siege to Atos assessment centres up and down the country today, in a bid to increase public pressure on the government to end what many see as a war against disabled people.  Union activists, Disabled People Against … Continue reading

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Police to ask home secretary to approve use of water cannon across country

Oh here we go… as if the police needed any excuse; but apparently they’re asking the home secretary for permission to use water cannons because of austerity. The Police Service of Northern Ireland already has six water cannon but has told Acpo it … Continue reading

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