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Orgreave-good article by David Conn 15:59 - May 18 with 803 viewsProfessor

Conn more usually writes on football and Hillsborough of course. I was 16 when this happened. The 1984/5 Miners strike affected the way I look at the world even today. The article perhaps begins to explain some of the culture of senior officers in South Yorkshire Police which culminated in tragedy five years later. It is a long piece.

www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/may/18/scandal-of-orgreave-miners-strike-hillsborough-theresa-may

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 16:00 - May 18 with 514 viewsDafyddHuw

Don't tell Perch. There may be pictures.
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 16:52 - May 18 with 489 viewsperchrockjack

The 60 s defined me Paul .the liar that was Harold Wilson

70 s too with the Unions along with pitiful management killed our industries stone dead .

We had corpse rotting as well as garbage


80s brought it all to a head . I remember being staggered at the way Yorkshire miners marched into Notts and hounded families whose men went to work. Work eh

Couldn't quite work out why six year olds were called scabs and had dog shit posted through their letter boxes

This in an area called working class


I've not fully understood why successive generations feel obliged to carry on this class war hatred and the Police for all their many short comings are the barrier to nihilism . The hatred ,the anti police stance from Labour politicians was manifested barely a hundred yards from your office.

Clearly ,Corbyn is seeking to perpetuate hate albeit with a smarmy smirk on his face

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:11 - May 18 with 471 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 16:52 - May 18 by perchrockjack

The 60 s defined me Paul .the liar that was Harold Wilson

70 s too with the Unions along with pitiful management killed our industries stone dead .

We had corpse rotting as well as garbage


80s brought it all to a head . I remember being staggered at the way Yorkshire miners marched into Notts and hounded families whose men went to work. Work eh

Couldn't quite work out why six year olds were called scabs and had dog shit posted through their letter boxes

This in an area called working class


I've not fully understood why successive generations feel obliged to carry on this class war hatred and the Police for all their many short comings are the barrier to nihilism . The hatred ,the anti police stance from Labour politicians was manifested barely a hundred yards from your office.

Clearly ,Corbyn is seeking to perpetuate hate albeit with a smarmy smirk on his face


This is the man that was truncheoning Welsh miners guys.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:21 - May 18 with 466 viewswaynekerr55

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:11 - May 18 by Darran

This is the man that was truncheoning Welsh miners guys.


You're just jealous he's not giving you his truncheon anymore 😉

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:24 - May 18 with 458 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:21 - May 18 by waynekerr55

You're just jealous he's not giving you his truncheon anymore 😉


Nah I'm not the bloke is pure scum.
One things for sure he's shown his true colours over last few months and going by the PMs I'm receiving I'm not the only one that thinks it.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:27 - May 18 with 452 viewswaynekerr55

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:24 - May 18 by Darran

Nah I'm not the bloke is pure scum.
One things for sure he's shown his true colours over last few months and going by the PMs I'm receiving I'm not the only one that thinks it.


I'm genuinely sad that you two have fallen out. But such is life, I've fallen out with many people so I'd be a hypocrite if I dug either of you out for no longer being bosom buddies.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:34 - May 18 with 439 viewscontroversial_jack

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:11 - May 18 by Darran

This is the man that was truncheoning Welsh miners guys.


If he really did do that I shall block him on here
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:46 - May 18 with 426 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:34 - May 18 by controversial_jack

If he really did do that I shall block him on here


Of course he did it he's a çunt that hates all things Welsh.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:47 - May 18 with 422 viewsperchrockjack

Manna

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:15 - May 18 with 398 viewscontroversial_jack

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:46 - May 18 by Darran

Of course he did it he's a çunt that hates all things Welsh.


Cheers.Btw I walked past you in Neath today, you were sitting in your car, I was thinking of introducing myself, but thought it not appropriate at the time.
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:17 - May 18 with 394 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:15 - May 18 by controversial_jack

Cheers.Btw I walked past you in Neath today, you were sitting in your car, I was thinking of introducing myself, but thought it not appropriate at the time.


Oh FFS I'm genuinely annoyed with you.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:21 - May 18 with 390 viewscontroversial_jack

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:17 - May 18 by Darran

Oh FFS I'm genuinely annoyed with you.


Mt apologies
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:24 - May 18 with 383 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:21 - May 18 by controversial_jack

Mt apologies


I'm trying to think of the people that walked passed me now.
Where was this behind M&S is it?

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:28 - May 18 with 382 viewscontroversial_jack

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:24 - May 18 by Darran

I'm trying to think of the people that walked passed me now.
Where was this behind M&S is it?


Station car park, I went into the post office side entrance
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:33 - May 18 with 372 viewsDafyddHuw

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 17:34 - May 18 by controversial_jack

If he really did do that I shall block him on here


Check out the "Maggie Thatcher is dead" thread.

He brags on there how much money he earned breaking stiking miners' heads.
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:43 - May 18 with 357 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:28 - May 18 by controversial_jack

Station car park, I went into the post office side entrance


Fuçk me I looked straight at you didn't I?
You walked past me twice both ways.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:50 - May 18 with 352 viewscontroversial_jack

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:43 - May 18 by Darran

Fuçk me I looked straight at you didn't I?
You walked past me twice both ways.


Yes that's correct, I was contemplating introducing myself , but didn't like to bother you.I should have!
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:51 - May 18 with 348 viewscontroversial_jack

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:33 - May 18 by DafyddHuw

Check out the "Maggie Thatcher is dead" thread.

He brags on there how much money he earned breaking stiking miners' heads.


That's disgraceful!
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:54 - May 18 with 342 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:50 - May 18 by controversial_jack

Yes that's correct, I was contemplating introducing myself , but didn't like to bother you.I should have!


Yes you should have.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:58 - May 18 with 335 viewsNeath_Jack

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:50 - May 18 by controversial_jack

Yes that's correct, I was contemplating introducing myself , but didn't like to bother you.I should have!


You made the correct decision, next time put your head down just to make sure.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:03 - May 18 with 323 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 18:58 - May 18 by Neath_Jack

You made the correct decision, next time put your head down just to make sure.



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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:16 - May 18 with 304 viewsCooperman

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:03 - May 18 by Darran



Did you think "what the fuk is this guy looking at?"
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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:19 - May 18 with 294 viewsDarran

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:16 - May 18 by Cooperman

Did you think "what the fuk is this guy looking at?"


I did kind of think "who the fuçk are you" because it was longer than a glance.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:23 - May 18 with 289 viewsCooperman

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:19 - May 18 by Darran

I did kind of think "who the fuçk are you" because it was longer than a glance.


Give over! I bet there was a touch of bromance about it.

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Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:27 - May 18 with 286 viewsswanjackal

Orgreave-good article by David Conn on 19:23 - May 18 by Cooperman

Give over! I bet there was a touch of bromance about it.



Has all the hallmarks of a Jilly Cooper opening chapter.

Hypocritically hypocritical !

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