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Hampshire police appeal after anti-gay, racist group attack

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  1. MommieDammit 15 Nov 2011, 1:09pm

    Sorry – I’m from the U.S., and haven’t been to the U.K. since my 1980 visit to England & Wales. However, after reading the description of the incident and of the perps, why am I thinking white supremacists?
    I know from my fore-mentioned trip that you’re as unfortunately gifted with them as we are. And maybe I’m reading something into this story, but that kind of intuition has worked well for me in the past.

    1. It could be …

      It could equally be just ignorant “disaffected” young teens … no excuse …

      At the weekend a teenage girl was arrested in sleepy Cornwall for a particularly nasty racist attack – unfortunately, hate crime is both on the increase in the UK and underreported – that said, the fear of crime is far worse than the reality for most people …

  2. PumpkinPie 15 Nov 2011, 1:17pm

    Racism and homophobia in the same attack? I’m surprised they didn’t chuck in some sexism at the young woman as well, just for the sake of it. You know there’s something seriously wrong with you when you feel the need to attack anybody who is in any way different to you.

    It’s not safe to have violent sociopaths wandering around the streets like this. Here’s hoping they’re caught quickly and locked up until someone manages to sort their heads out.

  3. Stuart Browning 15 Nov 2011, 5:01pm


    1. Yes, you are dear.

      Now, isn’t self realisation better?

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