Home Page
Home Page

Weekly Roundup Of News And Opinion - w/e 25 January

by The Participator – 26 Jan 2020

Our weekly roundup of news and opinion articles that we thought were important, mostly UK news but foreign news stories of interest to us as well. Please remember this is not intended to be a comprehensive news round up.


BREXIT NEWS - 6 DAYS TO GO!

Less than a week to go now, and it really looks as if we are about to leave the EU.

Quote:

“There it is - the WAB has passed... it wasn't in doubt but it's now in law, we are leaving the EU next week https://t.co/Pc4xCxnF5s”

From Breitbart:

From the Guardian:

Quote:

Opposition MPs condemn government after defeat of Dubs measure on child refugees

From the Express:

We don't seem to hear so much from Project Fear these days. From Reuters:

From the Telegraph:

A point in a Financial Times article did not escape everybody's notice.

Quote:

“Interesting fact here. On Friday night, the EU loses its status as the world's biggest single market. That will pass to the USA. And it's with the world's biggest single market that we are looking to do a trade deal with. https://t.co/Xl5RcF0FLc”

Even the BBC seems to have given up on Project Fear. From the BBC:


OTHER UK GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS

From the Telegraph:

From the Times:


MIGRANT CRISIS - UK

From the Express:

There was much commentary however about another policy announcement from the government. From the Times:

From Breitbart:

From the BBC:

The answer to that question appears to be no, if this next article from the Telegraph is anything to go by:

According to the above article, 1,850 crossed the channel and entered the UK last year, but only 125 were sent back.

From the Daily Record:


CRIME WAVE - UK

From the Telegraph:

Quote:

“The suspect has been described as a light-skinned Asian man, in his mid-20s, around 5ft 10ins tall, chubby build, and wearing a brown coloured jacket.

There is an image of the man in this article, from the Daily Mail:

From the Daily Mail:

Quote:

Muhammad Rodwan, 56, fractured Stuart Outten's skull during a machete attack

There is footage of the incident in the following article. From LBC News:

From the Daily Mail:

Sign of the times? From Nottinghamshire Live:

From the Lancashire Telegraph:

From the Mirror:

From the Daily Mail:

From the Telegraph:

From the Telegraph and Argus (Bradford):


RAPE GANGS INQUIRY

There is a growing clamour for those officials who tried to ignore the rape gangs to be named and shamed. From the Daily Mail:

From Breitbart:

A lot of people were reminded on social media about the appearance of Lord Ahmed in a public meeting about the rape gangs (he is seen in this video clip of the meeting from 2015):

Quote:

“At a public meeting re the 'Jay report', an investigation into the 1400 children gang raped and tortured by Muslims in Rotherham. Lord Ahmed is asked for his opinion. It's transpired him & his 2 brothers are to stand trial for child abuse themselves, inc buggery Jack Dawkins https://t.co/bWrDvVPnDP”

Quote:

“Rotherham Police Chief being told that children cannot consent to sex (2015) #rotherhamiswonderful https://t.co/8fHWX04qlz”

From the Yorkshire Post (earlier this month):

He has denied the allegations.


TOMMY ROBINSON ACCEPTS AWARD IN DENMARK

Here is his acceptance speech, from TR News:

Among many points made in the speech, according to the Daily Telegraph Mohammed Shafiq (then a member of the Liberal Democrat Party) organized a campaign that led to death threats against Maajid Nawaz. From the Telegraph (2014):

Mohammed Shafiq returned to the Labour Party in 2015 having been ejected from the Liberal Democrat Party, according to Rochdale Online:

Tommy Robinson also calls our attention to pseudo journalist (from the Independent) Lizzie Dearden, who he says has written 212 articles about him since 2018. Quote from his speech (@22:00 onwards):

"she has never met met me - she's a Saudi-funded activist"

From the Guardian (2017):

He also draws our attention to the Saudi purchase of shares in Twitter. From the New York Times:

According to this next article, giving Tommy Robinson an award seems to be an excellent way of getting yourself deleted from Facebook. From Vlad Tepes's blog:


LABOUR PARTY NEWS

Rebecca Long-Bailey joins the chorus of Labour leadership contenders supporting the Islamophobia Agenda:

Quote:

“The mainstream press and the Conservative party may choose to ignore Islamophobia - but I will not. I will not just support these pledges, but as leader of the Labour party I will stand with the Muslim community. https://t.co/uTYVKHjTdN”

(Note: some of the comments under the tweet may be of interest).


BBC NEWS (NEWS ABOUT THE BBC)

From the Telegraph:

From the Huffington Post:

Many have been wondering if the BBC should be made extinct lately. The irony seemed to be lost on the BBC however:


TRANSGENDER AGENDA

From the Spectator:


HARRY AND MEGHAN

From the BBC:


CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

A lot of alarming headlines appeared on the subject. From the Express:

Also from the Express:

There was quite a lot of speculation about the source of the outbreak. From the Express:

From the Daily Mail:

Jay Beecher had this observation about the outbreak:

Quote:

“Interesting that the only lab in the whole of China capable of dealing with the #coronovirus is also the only lab in the whole of China allowed to experiment with the most deadliest virus' on Earth... & happens to be in Wuhan, where the outbreak started. https://t.co/GyBERCOfjy”

Finally all the panic may be over the top however, if these points (from someone who appears to know what they are talking about) are anything to go by. From the Spectator:


CLIMATE CHANGE AGENDA

From the Guardian:

From the UN:

Quote:

The Committee further clarified that people seeking asylum are not required to prove that they would face immediate harm, if deported back to their home countries.

Rebel Media (via the Atheist Conservative) expose the racket behind Greta Thunberg's environmental campaign:

Spontaneous campaign? Not so much according to the investigative video.

From Breitbart:

Also from Breitbart:


JIHAD NEWS - FRANCE

A teenager got into all sorts of danger after allegedly insulting the Religion of Peace. From the Times:

According to the above article, the police are also investigating whether she is guilty of hate speech. You can judge for yourselves by watching her video clip in this next article. From Vlad Tepes's blog:


ETHNIC CHANGE IN FRANCE

The ethnic makeup of France has been changing very rapidly since 1960 according to an article from Breitbart (via Jihad Watch):


MIGRANT CRISIS - SPAIN

From Breitbart:


POLITICAL UPHEAVAL IN ITALY?

From the BBC:

From Reuters:

The Pope thinks that populism is to blame for the rise in anti-semitism, according to Breitbart:

Salvini has a different opinion. From Breitbart:


MIGRANT CRISIS - NORWAY

From Breitbart:


CRIME WAVE - SWEDEN

From Breitbart:


MIGRANT CRISIS - GREECE

From the Telegraph:

From the Daily Mail:

We were reminded of this analysis from 2015:

It's not just the people smugglers who benefit from the migrant crisis, as is pointed out in the above article.


IRAN PROTESTS

From the Telegraph:

From Fox News (December):


SOUTH AFRICA LAND "REFORM"

From ENCA:

The judiciary will now not make decisions on compensation payments, it will be up to an "executive committee" apparently.


PRESIDENT TRUMP IMPEACHMENT

From Breitbart:

From the Express:


ROBO OSTRICH

The video clip in this tweet shows a Robotic Ostrich at work in a warehouse:

Quote:

“Robo-ostrich is here and it's ready to work https://t.co/RBCDqqWQMJ”

Scary times or stunning progress? What do you think? Please leave a comment below.


JIHADICAT NEWS

Finally a bit of silly tomfoolery to cheer us all up after that lot (video clips in these tweets).

Jihadicats are finding ever more ingenious ways of infiltrating the West:

Quote:

“Disguised as super size McDonald's vanilla milkshake, brother Karim is latest to reach shores of new Catliphate, UK https://t.co/sqDK5qLKZa”

Snow is forecast, time to put the orthodogs to work:

Quote:

“Snow forecast for UK, so is time to put Orthodog slaves to work https://t.co/lQFGnaMP79”


Note – Please note that we are dependent on the veracity of news reports provided by other news sources. It is not our intention to knowingly quote “Fake News” (except where stated as satire), but we do sometimes quote the BBC when other sources are unavailable.

What do you think? Please leave a comment below.

Please feel free to share this article on social media sites:

Tweet     Share on Facebook     Google Plus     Reddit     Tumblr