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coalition_unwilling Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-13-11 11:28 AM
Response to Reply #15
26. Russell Brand again:
"If we don't want our young people to tear apart our communities then don't let people in power tear apart the values that hold our communities together."

http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2011/aug/11/london-riots-d...
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  -What has happened to Britain? Mosaic  Aug-13-11 09:46 AM   #0 
  - She said "we can do what we like"  dipsydoodle   Aug-13-11 09:48 AM   #1 
  - I saw that clip. There were 2 of them  Karenina   Aug-14-11 04:45 AM   #46 
  - I have mixed reactions to the looting and rioting BUT I don't remember  snappyturtle   Aug-13-11 09:51 AM   #2 
  - How about the Oldham riots in 2001?  enlightenment   Aug-13-11 10:16 AM   #6 
  - Looking back...  Bluenorthwest   Aug-13-11 10:21 AM   #7 
     - Thank you. nt  snappyturtle   Aug-13-11 07:27 PM   #38 
  - Britain has a social safety net that puts ours to shame, so that can't be it.  Dreamer Tatum   Aug-13-11 09:57 AM   #3 
  - Oh, my, you actually believe that?  robdogbucky   Aug-13-11 10:12 AM   #4 
  - Yes, I do believe that. Because it's true.  Dreamer Tatum   Aug-13-11 10:39 AM   #11 
  - social support is threatened  marions ghost   Aug-13-11 10:42 AM   #12 
  - Social support is threatened  nadinbrzezinski   Aug-13-11 11:10 AM   #17 
  - many parents of these youngsters are without jobs too,welfare cuts  HipChick   Aug-13-11 07:44 PM   #40 
     - And the "congruent drive" referred to  Karenina   Aug-14-11 05:44 AM   #49 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-13-11 10:12 AM   #5 
  - Cutbacks by Cameron govt  marions ghost   Aug-13-11 10:38 AM   #10 
  - I think you are dealing in outmoded stereotypes  robdogbucky   Aug-13-11 10:54 AM   #16 
  - Critical thinking skills - you lack them.  Dreamer Tatum   Aug-13-11 11:12 AM   #18 
     - And anything beyond insult? You lack it.  robdogbucky   Aug-13-11 12:55 PM   #30 
  - -->  RUMMYisFROSTED   Aug-13-11 11:47 AM   #27 
  - Says it all doesn't it........  socialist_n_TN   Aug-13-11 01:49 PM   #31 
  - Exactly. Though for the bank side, I'd add many countries banks including UK  suffragette   Aug-13-11 03:15 PM   #35 
  - True. nt  cwydro   Aug-13-11 08:33 PM   #44 
  - I can't quite understand it. Now if they'd raised the price of a PINT - now THAT I could understand  HopeHoops   Aug-13-11 10:30 AM   #8 
  - "Girl looter." Nice.  Brickbat   Aug-13-11 10:34 AM   #9 
  - Only the rich are allowed to loot, you have to use the proper rituals. nt  bemildred   Aug-13-11 10:44 AM   #13 
  - yep  marions ghost   Aug-13-11 11:20 AM   #23 
  - Here is Russell Brand's take:  coalition_unwilling   Aug-13-11 10:47 AM   #14 
  - Margaret  Mosaic   Aug-13-11 11:23 AM   #25 
  - An excellent article...  Dappleganger   Aug-13-11 11:48 AM   #28 
  - Ok, for the last time, these rioters are not revolutionaries, they are looters...  Agent William   Aug-13-11 10:52 AM   #15 
  - You think using ad hominins makes your case better?  Mosaic   Aug-13-11 11:17 AM   #19 
  - Maybe you should consider what in your society is causing this to happen -  TBF   Aug-13-11 11:18 AM   #20 
  - The income gap is far less here, than in the US.  Agent William   Aug-13-11 02:08 PM   #33 
     - Facts from wiki -  TBF   Aug-14-11 08:36 AM   #50 
  - +100  Skip Intro   Aug-13-11 11:18 AM   #21 
  - Russell Brand again:  coalition_unwilling   Aug-13-11 11:28 AM   #26 
  - That is just bullshit. This IS a class struggle  socialist_n_TN   Aug-13-11 01:54 PM   #32 
  - Mass shoplifting spree? So awesome.  ZombieHorde   Aug-13-11 07:58 PM   #43 
  - These things don't just happen without some history behind it  lunatica   Aug-13-11 11:18 AM   #22 
  - What happened to Britain is three-fold:  Sarah Ibarruri   Aug-13-11 11:21 AM   #24 
  - Thatcher said "There is no society"  JVS   Aug-13-11 11:48 AM   #29 
  - Whatever the reason  Philippine expat   Aug-13-11 02:46 PM   #34 
  - As should bankers and many MPs.  lonestarlib   Aug-13-11 03:44 PM   #36 
     - No argument from me  Philippine expat   Aug-13-11 07:41 PM   #39 
  - This has been coming to a head for years. Peaceful protests since 2008 in UK ignored by US media.  JimDandy   Aug-13-11 05:00 PM   #37 
  - This has nothing at all to do with any peaceful protests against austerity and government cuts  Spider Jerusalem   Aug-13-11 07:55 PM   #42 
     - Poor little rich girl  rizlaplus   Aug-14-11 05:37 AM   #47 
  - Margaret Thatcher. Next question?  WinkyDink   Aug-13-11 07:52 PM   #41 
  - Thatcher won in ways no one expected.  xchrom   Aug-13-11 08:57 PM   #45 
  - WTF w/ Israel and Palestine?  PCIntern   Aug-14-11 05:40 AM   #48 
 

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