Hijacked by the hanging lobby: Activists use No.10s plan for people power to force MPs to debate death penalty | Mail Online

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2020410/Hijacked-hanging-lobby-Activists-use-No-10s-plan-people-power-force-MPs-debate-death-penalty.html

I love the classic authoritarian anti-democratic tone of this tabloid piece. The “weary predictability” of death penalty campaigners being among the first to take advantage of the tiny concession to democracy (the right to petition Parliament) says all you need to know about the Daily Mail’s opinion of the process of Democracy and the political views of most of its own readers.

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About Harry Stottle
Refugee from the Stumbleupon Blogicide of October 2011 Here you will find my "kneejerk" responses to the world and what I happen to bump into. For my more detailed considerations and proposals, please visit my website or my previous main blogging site.

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