In Norwich police will be using children to hand out speeding tickets.Norwich kids join speeding crackdown
Is it right, can it be right to use children in this way?
Oh yes we all want to go back to a time when cars were prodeded by some bloke waving a red flag, I know, but surely that would be better than using children in what is essentially a propaganda excercise.
This is all of a piece with those 'My puppy drowned because you drove an SUV' adverts that the Government were promoting.
Once the principle has been breached that children are acceptable propaganda tools for almost anything. Which leads to this, and this.