Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

Author - David Chaplin

Beyond the ‘banlieue’

Three weeks ago parts of London erupted in violence. Now, as the August lull fades, it seems that the memory of those scary few days is as well. The worst thing we could do now is forget the real problems which...

When a riot isn’t a riot

The violence we’ve seen in London over the past three days has been indiscriminate. The family of Mark Duggan deserve answers from the police, and they must get them sooner rather than later. But the masked mobs...

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