Remembering 7/7: Seven thoughts, ten years on

It is ten years since the attacks in London on 7 July 2005. Lee Jarvis provides seven reflections on those events, their aftermath and consequences. He concludes that  anniversaries create as much as recall memorable events. ‘Spirit of the Blitz’. My own memory of watching the coverage of 7/7 unfold is dominated by…

Modern Outlawry: The Magna Carta, Terrorist Organisations and the Erosion of Parliamentary Scrutiny 

Tim Legrand argues that Parliament offers ineffective scrutiny of the Executive's anti-terrorism proscription orders, undermining the rule of law and eroding civil liberties. The leader of the Green Party, Natalie Bennett, has sparked rather predictable outrage in the pages and online comments sections of the right-wing press by suggesting that…