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Forum: Politics Yesterday, 12:25
Replies: 364
Views: 6,876
Posted By swaydog
Or The Tories could sacrifice this seat by having...

Or
The Tories could sacrifice this seat by having a mediocre candidate, which will split those who vote for the party and those who vote for the candidate.
So if Labour get in through the back door,...
Forum: Politics Yesterday, 10:03
Replies: 118
Views: 3,378
Posted By swaydog
We're already in a position of allowing a lot of...

We're already in a position of allowing a lot of people who might not be completely suitable , by being in the EU.
So, as you say, " an extremely silly system".
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 14:28
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
Your link says profiling has no benefit on its...

Your link says profiling has no benefit on its own. It doesnt mention evidence based profiling plus it comes from a pretty biased source.

The peer reviewed paper bit was a joke at Moggios expense
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 14:15
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
Does this Mark Hammond character have a peer...

Does this Mark Hammond character have a peer reviewed paper?;-)

He's comparing evidence based vs solely profiling.

You can still profile along with evidence, particularly if the evidence points...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 13:57
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
Peer reviewed paper? Seriously? He's the...

Peer reviewed paper? Seriously?
He's the president of the New York Federation of Taxi Divers, with 1,000s of members.
You must have a very limited scope for forming opinions if you can only rely on...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 12:20
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
It says who he is. Seems like someone in the...

It says who he is.
Seems like someone in the know.

He's not the only one in support.

"According to a 2011 survey by Rasmussen Reports, a majority of Americans support profiling as necessary[why?]...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 12:13
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
Who said anything about just concentration on...

Who said anything about just concentration on just one racial group or not looking at other evidence.
Wiki:
".. Under the broader definition, racial profiling occurs whenever police routinely use...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 11:59
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
This guy doesn't think it's nonsense In December...

This guy doesn't think it's nonsense

In December 2010, Fernando Mateo, then president of the New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers, made some pro-racial profiling remarks in the case of gun-shot...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 11:24
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
Racial Profiling doesn't mean you can look at...

Racial Profiling doesn't mean you can look at someone and say he she might be a terrorist.
It means a terrorist or other criminal is more likely to fit a certain profile.

Here's a list of current...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 11:08
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
No, I already said Terrorist = Asian is not the...

No, I already said Terrorist = Asian is not the same as Asian = terrorist.

For eg
Cameron = Tory doesn't mean Tory = Cameron.
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 11:00
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
The OP didn't state that Asian= Terrorist. He...

The OP didn't state that Asian= Terrorist. He said
His rule of thumb is
Terrorist= Asian
Plus he is not talking historically, but how it is today.
It's more a case of some of certain ethnicity will...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 10:41
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
The OP added the caveat of "rule of thumb" And...

The OP added the caveat of "rule of thumb"
And of course depends on ones definition of terrorist.
Id say each member of ISIS is a terrorist, overwhelmingly of Asian decent.
That's about 80,000 and...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 09:57
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
Maybe if you were more specific on what you think...

Maybe if you were more specific on what you think is utter drivel I could show you where you are wrong.
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 09:45
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
You post doesn't change what the OP claims. It...

You post doesn't change what the OP claims.
It just gives reasons for it.
I haven't seen the OP claiming certain ethnicities are inherently more likely to commit certain crimes, so he might well...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 09:35
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
The rule of thumb is a principle with broad...

The rule of thumb is a principle with broad application that is not intended to be strictly accurate or reliable for every situation.
Terrorist = Asian
Is not the same as
Asian = Terrorist.
While...
Forum: Politics 21-08-2014, 08:31
Replies: 109
Views: 2,240
Posted By swaydog
Your list only gave the number of separate gangs...

Your list only gave the number of separate gangs , not the number of members in each gang.
Wiki:
"In 1999, Hispanics accounted for 47% of all U.S. gang members, African Americans for 34%, whites for...
Forum: General Discussion 19-08-2014, 23:04
Replies: 151
Views: 4,759
Posted By swaydog
Is your user name Cockney Rhyming for...

Is your user name Cockney Rhyming for something?

If so, it's spot on.
Forum: Big Brother 16-08-2014, 21:37
Replies: 140
Views: 11,013
Posted By swaydog
Stephenie Pratt(Spencer's sister) & Audley...

Stephenie Pratt(Spencer's sister) & Audley Harrison are the only ones I heard of.
Steph should be good tele though.
Forum: General Discussion 15-08-2014, 17:28
Replies: 227
Views: 7,486
Posted By swaydog
That it involved a Muslim who wanted Nandos to...

That it involved a Muslim who wanted Nandos to have Halal meat
Forum: General Discussion 15-08-2014, 10:28
Replies: 227
Views: 7,486
Posted By swaydog
There is some evidence of a kitchen worker being...

There is some evidence of a kitchen worker being concerned about what type of meat it was.
What other concern could there be? (That it was the meat of an endangered species?)
I was wondering why you...
Forum: General Discussion 15-08-2014, 07:49
Replies: 227
Views: 7,486
Posted By swaydog
Why is it likely that there was another...

Why is it likely that there was another reason?
No other reason has been given or corroborated.
There is this
"an unnamed kitchen worker is said to have wrote: “We could not provided [sic] her the...
Forum: General Discussion 07-08-2014, 11:37
Replies: 305
Views: 8,658
Posted By swaydog
Maybe these migrants in Calais should show a bit...

Maybe these migrants in Calais should show a bit of compassion for the Lorry Drivers who can face fines of £2,000 for each one found in their lorries.

"Nearly 7,500 – double the number from last...
Forum: Politics 03-08-2014, 03:04
Replies: 8,104
Views: 165,451
Posted By swaydog
Exactly, the allies killed 69,000 french...

Exactly, the allies killed 69,000 french civilians during the liberation of France,yet the French celebrated when they rolled into Paris.
Forum: Politics 28-07-2014, 12:11
Replies: 29
Views: 1,402
Posted By swaydog
And what about the 1000s of rockets that continue...

And what about the 1000s of rockets that continue to be fired into Israel?
Forum: Politics 27-07-2014, 15:15
Replies: 116
Views: 3,688
Posted By swaydog
I never said it did happen. You seemed to be...

I never said it did happen. You seemed to be opposed to it's narrow terms, but they are still the same terms as before.So I was wondering how you would widen the terms.

It was changed because Crisis...
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