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Started by GreenFuture on Jan 31, 2019 5:43:20 PM
Behind The Br***t Smokescreen: The Effects Of Unchecked Tory Sadism & zealotry.

A thread to catalogue and discuss government success at such objectives as driving up homelessness, facilitating corruption, increased suicides and other premature deaths among untermensch, and the destruction of the public realm and infrastructure.

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TRaney - 31 Jan 2019 17:43:56 (#1 of 52)

Thanks for the points GF

Tadagee - 31 Jan 2019 17:44:38 (#2 of 52)

10 dystopian hell points.

Rendered - 31 Jan 2019 17:45:30 (#3 of 52)

I'll stick to the Freeman's catalogue.

GreenFuture - 31 Jan 2019 17:46:06 (#4 of 52)

Only 5 points available- too easy.

But a starter for 10 as they say

https://www.theguardian.com/law/2019/jan/27/half-of-magistrates-courts-in-england-and-wales-closed-since-tories-elected

GreenFuture - 31 Jan 2019 17:49:24 (#5 of 52)

Now, most domestic violence defendants don’t plead guilty prior to trial in knowledge that witnesses may well be scared to testify.

What a bonus that travel is so much harder for many now. The closure of mags was also devastating in terms of jobs, local accountability and justice.

Mega win for the psycho scum.

Didn’t save much money of course. Some of it went on that IT system that ballsed up recently. Who got the contract and who did they know?

Tadagee - 31 Jan 2019 17:53:43 (#6 of 52)

Now, most domestic violence defendants don’t plead guilty prior to trial in knowledge that witnesses may well be scared to testify.

That's always been the case greeners. Back when i practiced in the 90s I would tell clients to say nothing in interview as it was v likely that the complainant wouldn't give evidence.

GreenFuture - 31 Jan 2019 17:53:52 (#7 of 52)

The Academies scam rumbles on

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/amp.theguardian.com
/education/2019/jan/31/academy-schools-struggle-with-unsustainable-deficits

GreenFuture - 31 Jan 2019 17:57:15 (#8 of 52)

Always the case Tadgers. Now a further barrier to witnesses (for other cases too)

Great news for thugs as violent crime goes up. Another score for social Darwinism, and one in the eye for the PC Brigade who think that men (majority offenders) shouldn’t be able to give the mrs a slap.

quattrobhoy - 31 Jan 2019 18:00:14 (#9 of 52)

An FT Weekend review, nearly two weeks ago, drew my attention to this book, about the sale of public assets - most particularly land - much of which hasn’t had much media coverage, from the 80s.

https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B07MYY429H

Guardian review by Will Self...

If you’re someone who’s interested in Britain – and I mean Britain tout court: the whole 80,823 square miles of its physical existence – then this is a book you must read. If, further, you’re any kind of student of the nation (its politics, its social forms, its economic particularities) then Brett Christophers’ painstaking survey of land privatisation since the Thatcher era will tell you many things you already know. But it will also reveal how all these things you already know are, in fact, underpinned by a single terra incognita – in this case a literal one. For, after painstakingly scrutinising the evidence, and crunching the numbers, Christophers arrives at this extraordinary estimate: since 1979, no less than 10% of the land area of Britain has been sold by the state – in all its various guises and incarnations – to the private sector.

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/dec/06/the-new-enclosure-by-brett-christophers-review

GreenFuture - 31 Jan 2019 18:00:52 (#10 of 52)

Some fucktards, eg “news” media actually think austerity was about paying down public debt.

Oh.





https://tradingeconomics.com/united-kingdom/government-debt

Private debt is at record levels too.

Double win for vulture capitalists finance oligarchs, while people still swallow the excuse for smashing the vulnerable.

GreenFuture - 31 Jan 2019 18:03:01 (#11 of 52)

Thanks QB

TRaney - 31 Jan 2019 18:09:04 (#12 of 52)

Back when i practiced in the 90s I would tell clients to say nothing in interview as it was v likely that the complainant wouldn't give evidence.

Good luck getting bossab to shut up.

Tadagee - 31 Jan 2019 18:11:52 (#13 of 52)

heh

bossab2 - 31 Jan 2019 18:22:52 (#14 of 52)

For your info GF:

Reported domestic abuse is about 1/3 rd female to 2/3rds male

ONS figures

There are plenty of female domestic abusers out there.

GreenFuture - 31 Jan 2019 18:26:21 (#15 of 52)

Well In did say “most “ Bossab but thanks for pointing out the rise in equal opportunities brutality.

bossab2 - 31 Jan 2019 18:28:47 (#16 of 52)

66.66% isn't "most" GF

66.66% is 'more' or 'a greater proportion'

"Most" is 'Womens Aid' propaganda as it implies 90-95%

GreenFuture - 31 Jan 2019 18:32:03 (#17 of 52)

Most is more than half obvs.

And while men can certainly be victims of women and men in DV, “propaganda” is prob a little strong a term for those trying to improve things for most victims.

bossab2 - 31 Jan 2019 18:39:16 (#18 of 52)

Most implies 9 out of 10 cats prefer your cat food

( IE "Most cats prefer Whiskers etc")

If only 6 out of 10 cats preferred Whiskers then it would be

"The majority of cats prefer Whiskers"

The language of propaganda is subtle.

Winner - 31 Jan 2019 18:41:36 (#19 of 52)

Let's hear it for the wife beaters!

Winner - 31 Jan 2019 18:41:58 (#20 of 52)

Woop woop!

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