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Income Inequality and Riots: A Hilariously Unscientific Analysis

August 13, 2011


Those commenting on the British riots have quickly sorted themselves into two camps, which as usual are roughly arranged to accord with political battle lines. Liberal commenters such as Laurie Penny have insisted that, while the violence of the riots is not to be condoned, it is perhaps understandable as the inevitable lashing out of […]