Whatever your views on monarchy, arrest of anti-royalist campaigners for exercising right to peaceful protest is chilling. Many of us warned about exactly this when govt rushed thro the illiberal public order bill. This is not what democracy looks like https://inews.co.uk/opinion/most-draconian-assault-free-speech-living-memory-now-law-2313273
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A partnering opinion on similar https://twitter.com/andrewhj/status/1654426696710225923?s=20
This is the sad truth of Britain today under the Tories, we had to pay for my 90 year old mum to see a dentist as she was in a lot of pain, no dentists taking on NHS patients, it’s a disgraceful situation The sooner we can get rid of this Tory government the better
🔥 East Anglia Bylines discovered 3 polling stations where staff confirmed they’d been instructed that voters without voter ID were to be sent away, if possible, before entering the polling station, so they wouldn’t have to have the rejections recorded. https://eastangliabylines.co.uk/exclusive-claims-of-election-law-breaches-by-council-over-voter-id/
3D DRAM could be revolutionary – if it works - Jim Handy on Neo's 3D X-DRAM - https://blocksandfiles.com/2023/05/05/50784/
Voter suppression is in full swing
Incidents all over the country
#ToriesOut301 #SunakOut192 #GeneralElectionNow
We've received information about an 11th hour briefing to polling station clerks, to turn away ID-less voters before they enter the polling station, so they can’t be counted as having been officially turned away.
Teesworks: Houchen’s silence
Why will the Tees Valley Mayor not respond officially to the Private Eye report on land being sold off at £1 per acre? Julia Mazza reports
NEW: Campaigners have warned of a crisis in basic housing services after a single father was forced to protest outside a London council’s office just to get it to respond to his urgent need for homelessness assistance.
My latest for @BylineTimes
This is so embarrassing. Starmer making all of them trot out utter nonsense (well done to Jo Coburn for challenging some of it) to cover for his weapons grade lying. https://twitter.com/saulstaniforth/status/1653732448205717507
@CCHQPress Two-thirds of police stations in England have closed since 2010. A new study digs into the dire consequences
@josiahmortimer via @BylineTimes
In a glimpse of the dismal fate awaiting Earth, scientists for the first time have observed a star, bloated in its old age, swallowing a Jupiter-like planet, then expelling some material into space in an energetic belch. http://reut.rs/3AQ69qj
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