Call us immediately if your child uses Kali Linux, squawks West Mids Police | The Register

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The Tories are conducting a war on consent and our right to choose

Fear and Loathing in Great Britain

A little contribution from someone I’m guessing wasn’t a fan and didn’t appreciate my choice.

We are living in very dark times in which our right to be informed and to choose how we want to live and be, as human beings, is being repressed and stolen from us by those who believe they have the right to impose their will on us without our permission. This is a crime against humanity, in which people are forced to live by coercion. Nothing better demonstrates this than the DWP sanctions regime, forced compliance by deliberately depriving people of the means of survival. In our first world country that means money, which we are almost universally dependent on to survive.

We quite rightly protest the unnecessary hardships imposed, the unbelievable suffering and resultant deaths, but there is an underlying, deeper crime being committed by our ever more authoritarian government. We are being…

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Coronavirus: how media coverage of epidemics often stokes fear and panic

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