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Living with the enemy at home
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Living with the enemy at home

Violence committed by children against their parents has increased notably. Between 2008 and 2010, a telephone helpline for parents received more than 22,000 calls reporting aggressive acts in the UK. 7,000 of those included cases of physical abuse.   Benjamin Serra   Though it seems to be a taboo subject […]

Are football thugs extinct?
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Are football thugs extinct?

“Serious sport,” as George Orwell states in The Sporting Spirit (1945) “…is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all the rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence.” _ Ben Stupples Though this essay of Orwell’s was first published in the denouement of the Second World War, his cynical […]