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Anger as Kent Council Turns Retirement Home Next Door to School into Asylum Centre

AP Photo Asylum seekers are to be housed in a former old peoples home which Kent county council originally closed because they said it would be too expensive to maintain. The building sits directly behind a primary school, and local residence have been out to protest the plans, arguing there are more suitable sites available. Local residents were only given a few weeks notice. So far, over 500 have signed a petition opposing the move and many attended protest outside neighbouring Joy Lane primary school on Saturday. Victoria Madden, a parent at the demonstration, told Kent Online: “The protest is about the fact we were not told and had no chance to voice our opinions on the housing of 16, 17 and 18-year-old ‘young men’ – as they put it in our meeting – probably no more than 20 feet from the school. “They’re talking about putting up six foot fences, 24 hour

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ESPN’s Paolantonio: Police, African-American Struggle Over Last Year Changed Race Dialogue in NFL

salwp ESPN NFL reporter Sal Paolantonio spoke on Tuesday’s ESPN Radio show “Mike and Mike” about the situation with Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly being labeled a racist by former players LeSean McCoy and Brandon Boykin and former assistant coach Tra Thomas, as well as ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, who has hinted multiple times that Kelly’s transactions are driven by race. Paolantonio said in his 20 or more years covering the NFL he has never heard African-American players bring up racial tension between a coach and players and explained that what has happened over the last year between the police and African-Americans “over and over again all over the country” as what has changed the race dialogue in the United States. “Here’s the third rail that never was heard before at this level over and over again, and that’s race. And it’s become such a big part of the dialogue within the country in the last year because of what’s happened between the police and

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