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Labour is standing by as the government sanctions state violence against its citizens

This comment piece by Owen Jones was shared almost 5,000 times directly from the Guardian site. The article draws heavily on Reprieve’s briefing about the government’s CHIS Bill, and illustrates the danger of (tacitly or explicitly) authorising agents of the state to commit serious crimes, using the SpyCops scandal and the murder of Pat Finucane as examples.

Read Owen’s article in The Guardian here.