Tag Archives: Theresa May

There’s a storm brewing …

Reposted from the Guardian on line Steve White told the Guardian that more cuts would be devastating: “You get a style of policing where the first options are teargas, rubber bullets and water cannon, which are the last options in … Continue reading

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Home Office tried to gag borders survey

Reposted from PCS website A joint survey we conducted with ITV News has revealed deep concerns over staff shortages at our borders. The Home Office had tried to prevent our members’ responses being made public by seeking a high court … Continue reading

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Border Force cannot cope due to ‘crippling’ staff shortages

Reblogged from Vox Political One of the “jobs” of government is to protect the borders of its country, in which case this government have failed miserably and should be given their P45. As I see it, this government CONSISTENTLY run down … Continue reading

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Lessons from history.

I read the following article by Michael Streich and couldn’t help but notice the similarities between Nazi Germany and the current tory government. Today, Theresa May announced her desire to bring in draconian measures in the shape of the new … Continue reading

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Water Cannon Debate

I’ve just finished watching the live webcast, from City Hall in London. Basically the senior police officers gave a power point presentation about how wonderful it would have been if they had the use of water cannons during the Student … Continue reading

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Pensioner Dietrich Wagner, Blinded By Water Cannon, Will Face Public Meeting At City Hall (GRAPHIC PICTURE)

Reposted from the Huffington Post Still think the UK police using water cannons is a good idea?     A German pensioner, blinded by a police water cannon, is set to address a public meeting in London debating the use … 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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