Category Archives: Legal

Can’t Care, Won’t Care – Review

Sophia Walker Star rating: **** Banshee Labyrinth (Venue 156) Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2015 Performances 13:40pm (60 mins) Daily 7th – 30th August 2015 £Free: Pay what you think the play is worth. Further details Review date: Thursday 13th August 2015                                                        A … Continue reading

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Is it ever acceptable to beat your child?

Child abuse or positive disciplining? Parental (or should that be boxing) skills on display Welcome to the first in our brand new series of weekly short blog debates that focus on a topical issue of the week. It would take … Continue reading

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Race: An Inconvenient Truth – Things we Won’t Say about Race that are True

Things We Won’t Say about Race that are True Channel 4 Thursday 19th March 2015 Television Review The Trevor Phillips documentary, ‘Things we Won’t Say about Race that are true’ promised an expose of truth’s about race and that’s what we … Continue reading

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The Trouble With Men III

The Trouble With Men III 15 June 2007 Royal Commonwealth Society London WC2 This was the third in a series of debates about men and their role in society. It was chaired by Comedian and Chartered Surveyor Amadeus Martin and … Continue reading

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Enough is Enough

Last Saturday night in Enfield, a 17 year old student Shaquan Sammy-Plummer, lost his live as he was stabbed to death at, of all places, a party. This tragedy brings the total to four of such senseless loss of young lives already … Continue reading

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Remembrance Sunday – Is it a load of Poppycock?

Today, Remembrance Sunday is a day we are encouraged to remember and commemorate the fallen dead who fought in World War I, World War II and countless other wars since. I visited the Polish War Memorial in Ruislip, West London, … Continue reading

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DRIP by drip: have we given up on privacy?

Saturday 18 October, Battle of Ideas 2014 Frobisher Auditorium 2, Barbican Technological Innovation The revelations made last year by Edward Snowden, a former contractor at the US National Security Agency (NSA), were a sharp reminder of just how much the … Continue reading

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