Not only do these people not care what human beings think or how they actually behave: they also conform to the dictum of :-
“If the only tool you have is a hammer, the solution to every problem has got to be a nail.”
I can see corner-shops and off-licences being broken-into or held up not just for cigarettes, but now for beer and alcopops too. Great move, Zanu-Laborg!
“Fourth-higest rate of binge-drinking among under-15s in Europe…” yeah, that’s a real real problem, to be solved by some more draconian measures. Yeh. How about building a couple of frigates, or some anti-missile defences instead? (But no, that would have some positive results…)