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Why do the British want so many people locked up?

Why do the British want so many people locked up?

The Justice Secretary, Ken Clarke intends to reduce the number of people held in custody in the UK. No sooner had he made his announcement then the howls of anguish and derision started. Accusations that he was going soft on crime, exaggerated claims that he would let out hundreds of dangerous people, suggestions that he…

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Gove needs to be Educated!

Michael Gove, the UK Education Secretary, takes this month’s TheOpinionSite prize for incompetence. How anyone can make such a fool of themselves is a mystery to behold. Gove published a list of school projects, some entries of which indicated that they would go ahead and some indicated the contrary. Now, Gove has been forced into…

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Is Clegg Brave or Stupid?

It’s a great idea to ask the ‘great unwashed’ which laws they would like repealed, don’t you think? So much better than leaving all those dishonest politicians to decide how we should all live our lives. Furthermore, Mr. Clegg – our esteemed Deputy Prime Minister – has said that every idea will be read and…

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So, the Police State in the UK finally runs out of money – Thank God!

The Home Secretary Theresa May had told the police to expect large cuts in their budget. TheOpinionSite.org believes that this is very good news. Over the last 13 years the previous administration had spent a fortune building its private army which was necessary in order to administer the 4000 new criminal offences it had dreamt…

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Will Jon Venables Get a Fair Trial?

The tabloids are doing their thing again over the latest revelations that Jon Venables has been charged with child pornography offences. The Opinion Site.org will not repeat his history repeatedly, unlike the cheap and moronicĀ  tabloids, nor will we assume that Venables is guilty as charged. We will not use words such as ‘fiend’ or…

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