UK artist Bashy
Via The independent
Bowing to pressure from a growing coalition of race activists and urban music stars, the Metropolitan Police today agreed to revise a controversial method of monitoring gigs which critics have labelled “potentially racist”.
Complaints have been growing in recent months over the Met’s use of Form 696 – a voluntary policing tool which asks venues to provide the names, addresses and contact telephone numbers for artists and promoters. Continue Reading…..
I understand why they created the 696 form because lets face it there are far too many little psychotic idiots running around London, hungry to start mini wars inside packed venues. But I can also see why this form has people up in arms and why they have called for a ban.
So what should the alternative be?
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