Scotland Yard launches Twitter Stasi

Earlier last month it was revealed that Scotland Yard is investing £1.7million into a ‘Twitter Squad’ after numerous threatening and abusive Tweets had been sent to a whole range of people including MPs, activists, and others. Now abuse, offensive jokes, and threats have been on the internet since the beginning. People behind a screen will… Continue reading Scotland Yard launches Twitter Stasi

Smith’s policies are Corbyn-lite

Below are the 20 policies/ideas Owen Smith announced last Wednesday. The important bit of it, not the word choice nonsense. It is not particularly different to Corbyn, more Corbyn-lite in parts. It appears Labour doesn’t have a policy problem but a personality problem. Corbyn makes policies sound more left than they are and Smith makes… Continue reading Smith’s policies are Corbyn-lite

EU Referendum: The Aftermath

Since Friday mornings announcement that the UK voted to leave the EU 52-48% a constant stream of events has occurred. The Leave campaigns have backtracked on promises (surprise surprise), Labour has imploded, Scotland is looking for another independence referendum, and the EU is getting annoyed at Britain dragging its feet regarding Article 50. So let’s… Continue reading EU Referendum: The Aftermath