Skeptics with a K: Episode #278


Contact tracing, television scams, lockdown sceptics, and race in the UK. “Stay Sceptical, End the Lockdown, Save Lives!”

If you’re interested in more resources on racism, white privilege, and protesting, check out these links:

Books for understanding racism and white privilege (Instagram)
Anti-racism resources (Google Docs)
Scaffolded anti-racist resources (Google Docs)
Podcasts About The Black British Experience (Bustle)
Black Trans Protesters Emergency Fund (Instagram)
A Safety Guide for Protestors (Instagram)

Mixed and edited by Morgan Clarke.

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  1. #1 by Andy Dowland on June 12, 2020 - 12:01

    It seems like Penny Lane isn’t named after James Penny. This blog post seems well researched, and naming a very obscure lane in after Penny would be odd considering Jonas Bold got a major thoroughfare in the middle of the city.

  2. #2 by Andy Dowland on June 12, 2020 - 12:37

    Andy Dowland :
    It seems like Penny Lane isn’t named after James Penny. This blog post seems well researched, and naming a very obscure lane in after Penny would be odd considering Jonas Bold got a major thoroughfare in the middle of the city.

    By the way, this is the blog post mentioned: https://theprioryandthecastironshore.wordpress.com/2018/10/24/was-penny-lane-really-named-after-the-slave-merchant-james-penny/

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