the authorities and paedophilia

When Safeguarding becomes Smearing – the Media and child abuse investigations

by on June 16, 2016

This is the Guardian article on the reports that pop-star Cliff Richard is not going to be charged for historic child sex offences.

Notice how the Guardian does [more…]

To be accused is to be guilty

by on February 4, 2016

In the new world of 'Safeguarding' the authorities - and those who like to align themselves with power - take the line that to be [more…]

State vigilantism

by on March 28, 2015

When a state permits violent groups to act on its behalf outside the law, nominally "enforcing" the law, we are in a very precarious situation. [more…]

The values of modern Britain

by on January 26, 2015

It is difficult to write this kind of comment piece without sounding like one is aspiring to get a job as a Daily Mail columnist. [more…]