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East Lancashire youngsters see film on terrorism danger

PRIMARY school pupils are to be shown a film about the dangers of terrorists as part of an organised safety day.

More than 2,000 10 and 11-year-olds will see a short film, which urges them to tell the police, their parents or a teacher if they hear anyone expressing extremist views.

The film has been made by school liaison officers and Eastern Division’s new Preventing Violent Extremism team, based at Blackburn.

It uses cartoon animals to get across safety messages.

A lion explains that terrorists can look like anyone, while a cat tells pupils that should get help if they are being bullied and a toad tells them how to cross the road.

The terrorism message is also illustrated with a re-telling of the story of Guy Fawkes, saying that his strong views began forming when he was at school in York. It has been designed to deliver the message of fighting terrorism in accessible way for children.

The film is being shown as part of Lancashire Police’s Streetwise campaign.

Pupils will also be taught how to rescue someone from water, identify risk of fire in the home, the risks of stranger danger and using the internet as learning how to stay safe whilst out and about.

The event, is now in its 16th year but it is the first year that terrorism has been on the agenda.

A spokesman for Lancashire Police said: “Children attending the event will be offered an interactive presentation delivered by police officers who are based in schools. It tells children who they can speak to if they are worried about anything.

“Officers also introduce the issues surrounding terrorism at a very basic level, which forms part of the wider presentation encouraging children to report any concerns around safety to their parents, teachers, or local police.”

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7:56pm Mon 8 Jun 09

karolgadge says...

If the report here is correct, it seems that the exemplar of modern-day terrorism is not Osama Bin Laden, but an early 17th century miscreant wearing pantaloons and a stove-pipe hat. Perhaps he is portrayed carrying a large black pudding with the word 'bomb' emblazoned in white chalk to add a touch of verisimilitude to this touching attempt to warn us all of mass-murderers in our midst.

Is this meant to instruct pupils or merely to patronise them with a Disneyland strip-cartoon version of history?

As for being groomed at school, it is more likely that witnessing the crushing to death of Margaret Clitherow in York (when Fawkes was sixteen) for the 'crime' of harbouring Catholic priests, did more to radicalise the young Fawkes than soft whispers in the playground.

Given the present state of our national politics, there may be a burgeoning market (aspiring entrepreneurs take note) for the old tee-shirt slogan: 'Guy Fawkes: The only man to enter Parliament with honest intentions.'


If the report here is correct, it seems that the exemplar of modern-day terrorism is not Osama Bin Laden, but an early 17th century miscreant wearing pantaloons and a stove-pipe hat. Perhaps he is portrayed carrying a large black pudding with the word 'bomb' emblazoned in white chalk to add a touch of verisimilitude to this touching attempt to warn us all of mass-murderers in our midst. Is this meant to instruct pupils or merely to patronise them with a Disneyland strip-cartoon version of history? As for being groomed at school, it is more likely that witnessing the crushing to death of Margaret Clitherow in York (when Fawkes was sixteen) for the 'crime' of harbouring Catholic priests, did more to radicalise the young Fawkes than soft whispers in the playground. Given the present state of our national politics, there may be a burgeoning market (aspiring entrepreneurs take note) for the old tee-shirt slogan: 'Guy Fawkes: The only man to enter Parliament with honest intentions.' karolgadge
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2:25pm Wed 10 Jun 09

porgie says...

I love big brother. *sniff*
I love big brother. *sniff* porgie
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5:29pm Wed 10 Jun 09

denolost says...

That would be insanely funny and have me in tears from the utter hilarity of the situation. Then it becomes clear that they are actually seriously doing this. Don't get me wrong... I find the whole counter-terrorism hilarious but when it starts feeding paranoia into 10 and 11 year olds its gone too far. I'm old enough and healthily cynical enough to laugh at the paranoia but kids really are not and they will start to grow up with these seeds of fear. Which is wrong. Its like anything, if you don't know why its happening how can you stop it? Its obvious reporting behaviour and extreme views isn't going to stop anything and in fact will probably be counter-productive to what its trying to achieve. We want to keep our children innocent yet we are asking them to start cracking down on freedom of speech. Why can't people see that this has gone too far??
That would be insanely funny and have me in tears from the utter hilarity of the situation. Then it becomes clear that they are actually seriously doing this. Don't get me wrong... I find the whole counter-terrorism hilarious but when it starts feeding paranoia into 10 and 11 year olds its gone too far. I'm old enough and healthily cynical enough to laugh at the paranoia but kids really are not and they will start to grow up with these seeds of fear. Which is wrong. Its like anything, if you don't know why its happening how can you stop it? Its obvious reporting behaviour and extreme views isn't going to stop anything and in fact will probably be counter-productive to what its trying to achieve. We want to keep our children innocent yet we are asking them to start cracking down on freedom of speech. Why can't people see that this has gone too far?? denolost
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7:35pm Wed 10 Jun 09

Lifeinthemix says...

Hi All.

What is going on here is the same strategy used by Hitler, this type of programming is used to turn your children into New World Order squads. This DVD is encouraging children to become tell tales, on their friends, parents, brothers and sisters,

Hitler used this strategy to divide the children from the parents, Hitler called them 'Brown Shirts', The Hitler Youth.
This is a major strategy of the nazi system.

In the primary schools 'now', your children are filling in forms, disguised as 'think and tell' sessions, these lessons have the children re-create getting up in a morning and breakfast time , describing tea time, when daddy comes home, and bedtime.
Remember when you all filled out the parent -school partnership? did you really stop to think about what it was?

You pledged to re-cycle, under penalty of fines if you do not, and much more.

You see they put this stuff in quitely, then in not useing the powers, you have no clue they even have these powers, until the alloted time, then they come in all at once.

Under the Academies agenda, which are part -private funded by the Church of England, other religious groups, charities, etc, but by far the biggest investors are the Hedge Funds, which tie directly into the Military Industrial Complex.
Under this agenda they are to fully militarise the education system, but worse, because these Academies are taking private money, they will be the only schools with any monies available. Under what is called 'Chaining', these Academies will drag every comprehensive into their web, because of the coming public sector cuts due to the state of the economy.
basically through these Academies they will privateise the education system, then educate whatever the heads of these Academies deem neccasary, yes these heads can change and remove any subject the want, including english-maths, and replace them with anything they choose.
Its in the funding agreement here :

http://lifeinthemix.
org.uk/ark_academies
_school.html


So why would the Military want in on the schools?

One of the next big moves planned in the expansion of the war, is via Georgia. NATO aim to aggravate Russia and create another big war in Europe.
Think about what happens when massive wars begin, the country will be shut down.
This shut down is also possible under the fabricated :

'Bird-Pig-Man Flu'

You have to start looking at the bigger picture ladies and gentlemen, this our nation is being systematicaly shut down as the democracy we knew, and placed under a total dictatorial communist fascist state.

Get with it people or lose our country.

This is when the Green's Jonathan Porritt's UK population reduction by 30 million, can begin, with most children goung straight from school at 19, to the war front.
Hi All. What is going on here is the same strategy used by Hitler, this type of programming is used to turn your children into New World Order squads. This DVD is encouraging children to become tell tales, on their friends, parents, brothers and sisters, Hitler used this strategy to divide the children from the parents, Hitler called them 'Brown Shirts', The Hitler Youth. This is a major strategy of the nazi system. In the primary schools 'now', your children are filling in forms, disguised as 'think and tell' sessions, these lessons have the children re-create getting up in a morning and breakfast time , describing tea time, when daddy comes home, and bedtime. Remember when you all filled out the parent -school partnership? did you really stop to think about what it was? You pledged to re-cycle, under penalty of fines if you do not, and much more. You see they put this stuff in quitely, then in not useing the powers, you have no clue they even have these powers, until the alloted time, then they come in all at once. Under the Academies agenda, which are part -private funded by the Church of England, other religious groups, charities, etc, but by far the biggest investors are the Hedge Funds, which tie directly into the Military Industrial Complex. Under this agenda they are to fully militarise the education system, but worse, because these Academies are taking private money, they will be the only schools with any monies available. Under what is called 'Chaining', these Academies will drag every comprehensive into their web, because of the coming public sector cuts due to the state of the economy. basically through these Academies they will privateise the education system, then educate whatever the heads of these Academies deem neccasary, yes these heads can change and remove any subject the want, including english-maths, and replace them with anything they choose. Its in the funding agreement here : http://lifeinthemix. org.uk/ark_academies _school.html So why would the Military want in on the schools? One of the next big moves planned in the expansion of the war, is via Georgia. NATO aim to aggravate Russia and create another big war in Europe. Think about what happens when massive wars begin, the country will be shut down. This shut down is also possible under the fabricated : 'Bird-Pig-Man Flu' You have to start looking at the bigger picture ladies and gentlemen, this our nation is being systematicaly shut down as the democracy we knew, and placed under a total dictatorial communist fascist state. Get with it people or lose our country. This is when the Green's Jonathan Porritt's UK population reduction by 30 million, can begin, with most children goung straight from school at 19, to the war front. Lifeinthemix
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8:33pm Wed 10 Jun 09

Lifeinthemix says...

Hi All.

To expand :
Under the 'think and tell' sessions, the schools are creating an in depth picture of every child's homelife. How big are daddies cigarettes, do mummy and daddy argue, how much does daddy drink etc. All this info is then accessable by social services, who will determine who they deem 'at risk'.
Sounds ok some may say, but you are not aware of the criteria under which the 'risk' is assessed. These are the many stealth and via the compliance of the media, hidden laws and legislation the government has been putting in for 12 years. It is because they have not yet enforced most of the new statute laws, and so you have missed them.

Can you better understand why we have had so many infant deaths with the social layed on the chopping board...and then low and behold the government have a swath of new legislation ready and waiting to be implemented, which gives the state more and more power over our children, making it very easy for the state to remove your children.

get with it people it is essential you awaken to this stuff for the sake of your children, because what happens to the children is the most horrific of agendas.
Hi All. To expand : Under the 'think and tell' sessions, the schools are creating an in depth picture of every child's homelife. How big are daddies cigarettes, do mummy and daddy argue, how much does daddy drink etc. All this info is then accessable by social services, who will determine who they deem 'at risk'. Sounds ok some may say, but you are not aware of the criteria under which the 'risk' is assessed. These are the many stealth and via the compliance of the media, hidden laws and legislation the government has been putting in for 12 years. It is because they have not yet enforced most of the new statute laws, and so you have missed them. Can you better understand why we have had so many infant deaths with the social layed on the chopping board...and then low and behold the government have a swath of new legislation ready and waiting to be implemented, which gives the state more and more power over our children, making it very easy for the state to remove your children. get with it people it is essential you awaken to this stuff for the sake of your children, because what happens to the children is the most horrific of agendas. Lifeinthemix
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9:12pm Wed 10 Jun 09

poodlehat says...

1984 was meant to be a warning, not a blueprint...
1984 was meant to be a warning, not a blueprint... poodlehat
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4:25pm Fri 12 Jun 09

easymonies says...

And so the LET strike again removing posts that don't suit them.

This is a total racist paper toward the white indigenous population and the history of Great Britain.

Welcome to Blackburnistan where Asians rule the newspaper. I'm glad I don't buy this Sh*t
And so the LET strike again removing posts that don't suit them. This is a total racist paper toward the white indigenous population and the history of Great Britain. Welcome to Blackburnistan where Asians rule the newspaper. I'm glad I don't buy this Sh*t easymonies
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9:36am Tue 23 Jun 09

holsten pils says...

Take them to finsbury park or more than likely some local mosques.
Easymonies you are correct the paper does not print anything against immigrants / moslems even when fact , so much for being a free country.
Take them to finsbury park or more than likely some local mosques. Easymonies you are correct the paper does not print anything against immigrants / moslems even when fact , so much for being a free country. holsten pils
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