Tip of the manky bandage to, (once again), Dazed and Confused
The video above is footage from the trouble in Birmingham yesterday. Notice the amount of polis running around. Notice the vox pop from one of the, (for want of a better description), ethnics. Notice that there is no vox pop from any white person. Notice how the BNP are blamed.
So, is this the beginning of the long awaited 'Summer of Rage'?
Gary Nichols watched the disturbances from his city centre flat and said he was unable to go outside for about two and a half hours.
He told the BBC: "It started off with a group of white guys who were chanting, 'England, England'. I thought they were just football fans, but then a larger group of black and Asian people turned up and it all kicked off.
"You had people burning the Union flag. People were being kicked - some of them weren't anything to do with the protests. It all seemed to be very systematic - groups were arriving in cars and getting involved in the violence."
Tip of the manky bandage to Cato for the above quote.
Apparently the odius Unite against Fascism was involved. Here's hoping they got a doing.