The letter calls on the Metropolitan Police to desist with issuing injunctions for drill music, stating that such measures are counterproductive and a threat to freedom of expression.
John Muncie argues that a critical understanding of criminalisation remains crucial
Dr Ross Fergusson, Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at the Open University, reviews the government's employment policies in relation to young people. Young people do not chose dole, he argues, they are refused employment. They are amongst the earliest, worst and longest-lasting victims of recessions and collapsing labour markets. Current policies are likely to entrench, rather than address this.