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Jul 26

‘Choose your gender’ says UK Government

People will be allowed to choose their gender if the UK Government gets its way. Change gender ‘at will’ The Independent reports:  ‘Under plans being considered by ministers, adults will be able to change their birth certificates at will without a doctor’s diagnosis, while non-binary gender people will be able to record their gender as …

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Jul 05

Saudi Arabia funding UK extremism

Saudi Arabia is the leading overseas nation funding Muslim extremist ideology, a think-tank has claimed. The Henry Jackson Society is named after the late anticommunist US Democrat hawk.  It has investigated links between a number of Gulf States and British mosques. Its report, linked here, is published at a critical time.  The UK Government refuse …

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Jun 13

Tories promise family courts reform

The Conservative Party promised reform of the family courts in their manifesto following a rooftop protest. It is of course open to argument whether the manifesto commitment was a response to the protest at the home of Edward Timpson.  Mr Timpson was Minister of State for Vulnerable Children and Families in the previous government.  It follows he …

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Jun 09

Hung Parliament as Theresa drops the ball

After all the sound and fury, we have a hung parliament following yesterday’s General Election.  You can check the results on the BBC website here.  It looks very like the Conservatives will govern with the support of Ulster’s Democratic Unionist Party.  The figures add up. With one seat to declare, the Tories have 318 seats and …

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May 06

Tories setting up to bomb Syria

The Conservatives are considering a manifesto pledge to hold a Commons vote to bomb government facilities in Syria, reports the Guardian. The paper says the commitment would only take effect if there were another gas attack.  But the fear is it would encourage ‘false flag’ events by rebel jihadist forces. ‘Assad must go’ hysteria A lot …

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Apr 05

Idlib gas attack – hang on a minute!

Before we all rush to identify Russia or ‘Assad’ as those responsible for the Idlib gas attack, let us just consider: ‘Idlib Gas Attack’ – background? 1 The US and UK armaments manufacturers need a Russian threat, 2 They are making billions of dollars from ‘wars and rumours of wars’, 3 They have strong financial links to …

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Mar 30

Avaaz – Fake Activist Remoaners

Sir Tim Barrow duly delivered Theresa May’s Article 50 letter to Donald Tusk yesterday.  Meanwhile, the fake ‘grass-roots’ activist group Avaaz was moaning about ‘A day most of us hoped we’d never see’. Just to make sure they spread their catchment net as widely as possible, they claimed ‘And still others of us hoped would …

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Mar 24

Treaty of Rome: signed where and why?

Italian Poster celebrating the Treaty of Rome

European Leaders are gathering in Rome, the Emperor Hadrian’s ‘Eternal City’, to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome.  The Treaty was signed on 25th March 1957. The champagne quaffing will however be somewhat tempered by the imminent arrival of That Article 50 Letter.  UK Prime Minister Theresa May is set to start the Brexit process …

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Feb 09

Article 50 Bill passes House of Commons

The Article 50 Bill, more properly the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill, has passed all its stages in the House of Commons. The SNP tabled a whole raft of amendments at Committee Stage.  Labour tabled some others.  The House voted on some of them and defeated all it voted on. That meant there was no …

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