‘The programme, run by the Association of Chief Police Officers, asks teachers, parents and other community figures to be vigilant for signs that may indicate an attraction to extreme views or susceptibility to being “groomed” by radicalisers. Sir Norman, whose force covers the area in which all four 7 July 2005 bombers grew up, said: “What will often manifest itself is what might be regarded as racism and the adoption of bad attitudes towards ‘the West’.’
Disturbing beyond belief. I see their reasoning but it just raises that big shadow of fascism. Spy on your family and friends for the good of everyone.
So my news blackout resolution didn’t last long. I’m afraid I woke up to find protestors were going to be marching in London, one of many in response to the G20, and considering how much damage and chaos they can cause, I’ve decided to stay inside all day. Stay well out of it.