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Tracking sensemaking efforts on the London riots as opposed to law-and-order calls
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The history of riots in London shows that persistent inequality and ...

The August 2011 riots in London prompted many commentators to look back on previous riots in the city and the country to see what common threads, if any, run through outbreaks of public disorder. Jerry White examines the ...
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Opportunism and dissatisfaction with police drove rioters, study says - The Guardian

Opportunism and dissatisfaction with police drove rioters, study says - The Guardian | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
The GuardianOpportunism and dissatisfaction with police drove rioters, study saysThe GuardianThe death of Mark Duggan, whose shooting by police initially prompted protests in Tottenham on 6 August, which were followed by rioting, motivated some in...
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All Dem A Do Is Talk - Debates on London Riots

Videos of Debates on the London Riots

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Reports into the London riots show victim of shooting did not have a gun - Herald Sun

Reports into the London riots show victim of shooting did not have a gun - Herald Sun | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
The GuardianReports into the London riots show victim of shooting did not have a gunHerald SunA new report into the London riots has shown no evidence the police shooting victim had a gun in his hand.
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London Riots: Police Response Fueled Violence, Report Concludes

London Riots: Police Response Fueled Violence, Report Concludes | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
LONDON — A weak police response allowed rioting to spread across Britain last summer, an independent panel concluded Monday. The Riots Communities and Victims Panel said people believed that British police did not ...
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LRB · Slavoj Žižek · Shoplifters of the World Unite on the meaning of riots

LRB · Slavoj Žižek · Shoplifters of the World Unite on the meaning of riots | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it

Zizek on the riots: Looting as a form of ironic consumerism?

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Understanding the England riots from the perspective of those responsible

Understanding the England riots from the perspective of those responsible | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
Our researchers are talking to people who took part in riots for a joint study by the Guardian and London School of Economics...
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Upshot TV: A Friend of Mark Duggan Speaks on London Riots | Voices of the Youth

Upshot TV: A Friend of Mark Duggan Speaks on London Riots | Voices of the Youth | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
A friend of Mark Duggan speaks on the riots @ The Voices of the Youth event (RT @itsUpshot: A Friend of Mark Duggan Speaks on London Riots | Voices of the Youth ...)...
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Google Maps Mania: The London Riots & Social Equality

Here are some maps comparing UK riot incidents with unemployment rates, poverty and social deprivation.
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London riots: BBC apologises for accusing Darcus Howe - Telegraph

London riots: BBC apologises for accusing Darcus Howe - Telegraph | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
The BBC today apologised for a live interview on its news channel in which the
veteran campaigner Darcus Howe was accused of taking part in riots.
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Teenagers heckle UK PM during speech

Teenagers heckle UK PM during speech | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
The British PM Cameron was heckled during a speech among his young supporters in Witney, Oxfordshire.
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London riots: Demanding respect just because it's demanded isn't confined to ... - Daily Mail

London riots: Demanding respect just because it's demanded isn't confined to ... - Daily Mail | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
Daily MailLondon riots: Demanding respect just because it's demanded isn't confined to ...Daily MailIt is most odd to be told these riots came out of 'nowhere' when I live up the road from where they started.
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What Were the True Motives Behind the London Riots? - Top Secret Writers

What Were the True Motives Behind the London Riots? - Top Secret Writers | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
CTV.caWhat Were the True Motives Behind the London Riots?
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After the riots, London police tackle gangs - Washington Post

After the riots, London police tackle gangs - Washington Post | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
After the riots, London police tackle gangsWashington PostBritain's gang problem shot to the top of the national agenda in August following riots that saw violent mobs torching town centers and looting shops in major cities around England.
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Making Sense of the London Riots: "Emotional but Never Mindless" Acts of ... - New Socialist Group

Making Sense of the London Riots: "Emotional but Never Mindless" Acts of ... - New Socialist Group | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
Making Sense of the London Riots: "Emotional but Never Mindless" Acts of ...New Socialist GroupLast summer's London Riots may not have directly anticipated the current Occupy Movement.
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Brits Back Twitter, Facebook Shutdown During Civil Unrest - Forbes

Brits Back Twitter, Facebook Shutdown During Civil Unrest - Forbes | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
The GuardianBrits Back Twitter, Facebook Shutdown During Civil UnrestForbesBritish Prime Minister David Cameron made a startling comment in the aftermath of the London riots last August: the government might temporarily shut down social networking...
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London riots: IPCC Mark Duggan inquiry 'should be faster' - BBC News

London riots: IPCC Mark Duggan inquiry 'should be faster' - BBC News | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
BBC NewsLondon riots: IPCC Mark Duggan inquiry 'should be faster'BBC NewsThe Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) report on Mark Duggan's killing in Tottenham, north London, is due next year.
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London Riots: Perspectives of a Nepalese wanderer « The Applicant( Immigrant perspective)

London Riots: Perspectives of a Nepalese wanderer « The Applicant( Immigrant perspective) | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
London Riots: Perspectives of a Nepalese wanderer. Editor. Last year I had questioned the Mayor of Northampton, UK about the proposed cuts for policemen citing the possibility of outbreak in crimes and the chances of unrest in the society.
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Reading the Riots: Live Q&A with Paul Lewis - The Guardian (blog)

Reading the Riots: Live Q&A with Paul Lewis - The Guardian (blog) | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog)Reading the Riots: Live Q&A with Paul LewisThe Guardian (blog)A hooded youth walks past a burning vehicle in Hackney, London, during the August riots. Paul Lewis is here to answer your questions on reporting the riots today.
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London Riots: The Chickens Come Home To Roost | Wessex Scene

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Statistics and Ethnicity: 2011 England Riots: Statistics of Ethnicity

Statistics and Ethnicity: 2011 England Riots: Statistics of Ethnicity | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
London riots and ethnicity
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Pseudoscience and the London Riots: Folk Psychology Run Amok | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network

Pseudoscience and the London Riots: Folk Psychology Run Amok | Guest Blog, Scientific American Blog Network | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
RT @philosophybites: Pseudo-science and the explanation of riots http://t.co/mdYrBEC via @questingvole...
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Rap responds to the riots: 'They have to take us seriously'

Rap responds to the riots: 'They have to take us seriously' | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
In the wake of the riots, British urban music has been accused of promoting a culture of entitlement.
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ANALYSIS: Britain’s Riots, a Society in Denial - Geopolitical Monitor

ANALYSIS: Britain’s Riots, a Society in Denial - Geopolitical Monitor | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
Britain saw its third consecutive night of widespread burning of properties and looting as riot police failed to contain gangs of masked youths marauding several parts of the capital, London.
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London Riots: a cry of despair? - Jamaica Observer

London Riots: a cry of despair? - Jamaica Observer | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
The GuardianLondon Riots: a cry of despair?Jamaica ObserverHowever, Britain has seen nothing like the riots that occurred in the last week. They were more widespread and involved more communities than any before.
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