Not by accident’: False ‘thug’ narratives have long been used to discredit civil rights movements

Demands for equity and equality are portrayed as threatening and dangerous President Donald Trump has developed a harsh vocabulary list for those involved in the Black Lives Matter protests, calling those in the streets everything from “terrorists” and “anarchists” to “thugs.” Since the protests erupted in the wake of the death of George Floyd on […]

Continue Reading

County cricket talking points: T20 Blast sets up intriguing quarter-finals

Sussex, Northamptonshire and Leicestershire secured their places in the last eight of the T20 Blast this week Ball one: breaking newsThis column does not do news, but if you haven’t tracked down the T20 Blast’s quarter-finals to be played on Thursday 1 October, here they are: Notts Outlaws v Leicestershire FoxesSurrey v Kent SpitfiresGloucestershire v […]

Continue Reading