Sort out issues closer to home…

When France's president visited explosion-ravaged Beirut, he promised to rebuild. But his critics denounce the overture as a neocolonialist foray by a European leader seeking to restore sway over a troubled Middle Eastern land. https://t.co/dLNAcSLyIz — AP Europe (@AP_Europe) August 8, 2020 Macron doing the rounds in Beirut as if the Messiah had just turnedContinue reading “Sort out issues closer to home…”

Time to cancel my standing orders

'A senior Libyan coastguard official told The Mail on Sunday he had evidence that aid agencies were stumping up cash for migrants desperate to reach Europe but who cannot afford to pay ruthless traffickers.' There's nothing charitable about that…https://t.co/LGBVfTqafT — Migration Watch (@MigrationWatch) August 8, 2020 Aid is meant to be used for good….not liningContinue reading “Time to cancel my standing orders”

Journalism under constant attack…

Zimbabwean journalist Hopwell Chin'ono, who's become the primary symbol of persecution under Mnangagwa's rule, has been moved to Chikurubi max-security prison after the courts refused him bail. He's charged with 'inciting public violence' after tweeting about state corruption… pic.twitter.com/uCh4012m7n — John Sparks (@sparkomat) August 8, 2020 Please pray for Hopwell Chi’ono who is slowly butContinue reading “Journalism under constant attack…”

If you are a child living in a deprived area in Scotland..

Journalist just destroyed Sturgeon: “Can you look a young person from those most deprived backgrounds in the eye today and say this system is fair?” This is following the SNP ruining the future of working class kids by lowering their exam results. pic.twitter.com/mwdQkztHps — Mahyar Tousi (@MahyarTousi) August 5, 2020 Don’t expect your dear LeaderContinue reading “If you are a child living in a deprived area in Scotland..”

A fantastic role model

I was homeless and unemployed. But I turned my life around. And I spent 20 years as a youth worker helping others do the same. So I’m not a typical politician. But that’s a good thing. We need a mayor who brings Londoners together See my video for more pic.twitter.com/YT894ZwwTJ — Shaun Bailey (@ShaunBaileyUK) AugustContinue reading “A fantastic role model”

We will never turn away real need….

Former Head of UK Border Force Tony Smith has warned we are heading for a crisis in the English Channel if France and the UK fail to come to an agreement on the immediate return of boats. Let's avoid a total crisis and get this sorted now! — Leave.EU (@LeaveEUOfficial) August 5, 2020 Sadly thoseContinue reading “We will never turn away real need….”