Harsh sentences for student demonstrators

Student demonstrators arrested at last years protests have been convicted without sufficient evidence, and have been subjected to disproportionate sentences according to legal support activists. Samuel Pepper Sharp, age 24 from Scarborough, was last week found guilty...

Why Calls To Ban Demonstrations Are Dangerously Shortsighted

Student demonstrators arrested at last years protests have been convicted without sufficient evidence, and have been subjected to disproportionate sentences according to legal support activists. Samuel Pepper Sharp, age 24 from Scarborough, was last week found guilty...

London Riots – Aftershocks

(originally published on Random Blowe) At the start of last week, with sections of the nation’s youth deciding to break the unwritten social contract that maintains stability in some of our major cities, I was asked to write an article analysing the riots in London...

London in Peril – From The Threat Of Ineffective Protest

reposted from Random Blowe “Protest,” said the journalist Robert Elms at London’s Bishopsgate Institute last Thursday, “is the lifeblood of London.” That may be so: the city has a long and rich history of protest and dissent. But how much longer can it remain an...