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Saving The Education Maintenance Allowance With A Digital Gun

by | 13th, December 2010

THE protest against the axing of the Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) in Victoria Street, Westminster, London, is now memorable for a photo of a protestor aiming an imaginary gun at the police. He is duly carted off to the nick by said police for, we imagine, the crime of aiming his fingers in a threatening manner. Had he also screamed “BANG! BANG!” and made a clicking sound as if cocking his digital pistol, he might well get ten years jail for manslaughter. The police are getting tough on thought crimes.

The EMA gives hundreds of thousands of England’s 16 to 18-year-olds £30 a week if their household

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