When a nation no longer respects itself it lowers itself to this.
PATRIOTIC squaddie Craig Briggs has been barred from joining the police — because he’s got an
tattoo on his arm. ENGLAND
veteran, 22, had wanted to be a cop since childhood and was advised to join the Army to get experience first. Iraq
But when he applied he was told: “Unfortunately, some people feel intimidated by the word
Last night Craig, who has just completed 4½ years with the 3rd Battalion The
YorkshireRegiment, said: “I am shocked and disgusted.
"I don’t understand how it can cause offence. It is our country, after all.”
Weasel Zippers comment: (Correction, it was your country).
Read the rest at The Gathering Storm.