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  • A World-Historical Transformation Is Taking Place in Britain, Yet Few Have Noticed

    06/09/2024 2:32:46 PM PDT · by Rummyfan · 45 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 8 June 2024 | Robert Spencer
    A world-historical societal transformation is taking place before our very eyes, and yet few have taken notice. Britain, the erstwhile leader of the Western world and the foundation and source of English-speaking civilization, is in its last days as a free society, and will soon become an Islamic state. Yet despite the mountains of evidence that this transformation is taking place, many will still deny that it is happening at all. They may not even admit it when it overtakes them personally. The English actor-turned-political-activist Lawrence Fox recently noted what was happening: "The Mayor of London is a Muslim. The...
  • Moroccan [Arab-Muslim] asylum-seeker found guilty of murdering man (Oct/15) in UK in "revenge" for Gaza

    04/25/2024 2:57:27 PM PDT · by Freeleesy · 2 replies
    Reuters / Ynet ^ | 04.25.24
    A Moroccan man who stabbed to death a passer-by in the street in northeast England in what he later told police was revenge for Israeli action in Gaza was found guilty of murder on Thursday. Ahmed Alid, 45, who had sought asylum in Britain, killed his 70-year-old victim after approaching him from behind on a road in Hartlepool the early hours of Oct. 15 last year, having previously attacked his housemate with two knives, prosecutors said. After his arrest, he told detectives he had committed the acts because of the war in Gaza, and in revenge for Israel killing ..and...
  • Scotland’s Muslim Leader Angrily Discovers Entire Country is White

    03/18/2024 6:26:55 AM PDT · by george76 · 44 replies
    Front page mag ^ | March 18, 2024 | Daniel Greenfield
    Pity, First Minister Humza Yousaf, the current head chief of the notoriously corrupt SNP, and therefore of Scotland, who took the position not realizing that the country is, dare one say it, white. Which DEI advocate can’t empathize with the Pakistani Muslim’s rage at the persistence of white people in the highlands and all the rest of it too. ... White! White! White people everywhere. Scotland is some 96% white. And Humza Yousaf is running the place. Yousaf’s native Pakistan is 96% Muslim and any Christian who tried running it or just tried announcing it would be murdered faster than...
  • England, Scotland and Wales All Have Non-White Leaders Now

    03/18/2024 5:35:15 AM PDT · by george76 · 64 replies
    Front page mag ^ | March 17, 2024 | Daniel Greenfield
    Apart from Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom executives are entirely non-white.. It’s certainly an interesting phenomenon. Rishi Sunak is serving as the Prime Minister of the UK. Pakistani Muslim settler Humza Yousaf has taken over as the First Minister of Scotland and Vaughan Gething (pictured above), an immigrant from Zambia, will become the First Minister of Wales. Apart from Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom executives are entirely non-white. It’s certainly an interesting phenomenon that reflects a rate of not only demographic, but political change in the UK, that has become more rapid than the rest of Europe. Part of it...
  • BBC Chastises Presenter for Saying Trans-Women Are Male

    03/01/2024 9:28:52 AM PST · by george76 · 21 replies
    Hot Air ^ | March 01, 2024 | David Strom
    Is it possible to speak obvious truths without being chastised? It depends entirely on whether that truth supports The Narrative™ or challenges it. The most powerful tool to enforce compliance with the dominant Elite ideology is the requirement that the language we use be chosen and defined by that Elite. Legally and common sensically everybody knows that men do not belong in women's sports and women's spaces. So for those who want to make that happen the answer is to redefine the word "women" to include everyone who wants to be one. Hollow out words and pour in whatever meaning...
  • Lee Anderson: MP suspended from Tory party over comments about London mayor

    02/24/2024 9:12:36 AM PST · by RandFan · 8 replies
    BBC ^ | 24 Feb | BBC
    Former Tory deputy chairman Lee Anderson has been suspended from the party after "refusing to apologise" for comments aimed at Sadiq Khan. The Conservative Ashfield MP told GB News on Friday "Islamists" had "got control" of the mayor of London. Responding on Saturday, Mr Khan described the remarks as "pouring fuel on the fire of anti-Muslim hatred". Losing the Conservative whip essentially expels Mr Anderson from his party in Parliament. Just over an hour after Mr Khan's criticism, a spokesperson for the Tory party's chief whip Simon Hart said: "Following his refusal to apologise for comments made yesterday, the chief...
  • 'I hope it hasn't broken down AGAIN': Royal Navy chiefs cancel departure of £3bn warship HMS Prince of Wales at the last minute - after it was meant to take Big Lizzie's place at NATO drills

    02/11/2024 12:17:54 PM PST · by dynachrome · 78 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 2-11-24 | SAM LAWLEY
    Crowds of hundreds gathering to watch the grand departure of £3billion warship HMS Prince of Wales, ahead of the biggest NATO exercise since the Cold War, have been left bitterly disappointed after it failed to make it out of the harbour. The 65,000-tonne Royal Navy aircraft carrier was primed and ready today to make the journey from Portsmouth Naval Base to Norway to take part in Exercise Steadfast Defender which is set to involve more than 40 ships. This comes exactly a week on from the failed departure of the vessel's sister ship HMS Queen Elizabeth last weekend when an...
  • Islamism is exploiting Britain’s political vacuum Our leaders have allowed fanaticism to thrive

    02/19/2024 10:39:09 AM PST · by george76 · 8 replies
    UnHerd ^ | FEBRUARY 19, 2024 | Ayaan Hirsi Ali
    Way back in 2005, when I was an MP in the Netherlands, my party was strategising about the upcoming local elections. I belonged to the centre-right VVD, and we were particularly concerned about appealing to the nation’s growing migrant community. After much discussion, the leaders settled on Laetitia Griffith to represent us in Amsterdam. She was black and had roots in Suriname, a former Dutch colony in the Caribbean. She could pull in the city’s Creole vote. More importantly, the VVD’s strategists thought she could win over some of the city’s Muslim population. In the hope of making this task...
  • For the first time in my life, I’m now beginning to think Britain is finished

    02/19/2024 4:58:24 AM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 114 replies
    The Telegraph via MSN ^ | February 15, 2024 | Allister Heath
    Britain’s decline over the past 25 years has been staggeringly rapid. Almost everything is getting worse, and almost nothing is getting better. Our public and private institutions are broken, presided over by an incompetent, selfish and narcissistic ruling class. Living standards, when adjusted properly for living and property costs, are declining. Even the simplest things don’t work any longer. Queuing, scarcity and congestion are rife, our infrastructure is embarrassingly poor, and the honest and hardworking face endless bureaucratic battles to obtain what they are due. Free riding, crime, disorder, fraud, littering and generalised rule-bending are rife, and all too often...
  • Boris Johnson Has Meltdown After Being Exposed For Sabotaging Ukraine Peace Deal

    02/11/2024 8:07:21 AM PST · by george76 · 16 replies
    Modernity ^ | 10th February 2024 | Paul Joseph Watson
    Former British Prime Minister Boris Johnson had a mini-meltdown after being exposed during the Tucker Carlson-Vladimir Putin interview for sabotaging the Ukrainian peace deal. During the interview, Putin confirmed reporting that first emerged last year about Johnson’s role in prolonging the war. David Arahamiya, the leader of Ukraine’s ruling party, revealed that Johnson had scuppered a peace deal that would have put an end to hostilities just a few months after the Russian invasion. ... Putin reiterated in his interview with Tucker Carlson that Russia supports a negotiated settlement with Ukraine, and plans were very much underway to making that...
  • Afghan granted UK asylum despite being convicted sex offender is suspect in acid attack that injured at least 12

    02/04/2024 6:07:58 AM PST · by george76 · 5 replies
    New York Post ^ | Feb. 2, 2024 | Yaron Steinbuch
    A convicted sex offender who was granted asylum in the UK after his third request was being hunted Friday for a chemical attack injuring several people, including a blinded mom and her young daughters — with a wanted poster showing the suspect’s face also gruesomely disfigured. Abdul Shakoor Ezedi, 35, a pizzeria worker who arrived from Afghanistan in 2016, allegedly injured at least a dozen people by throwing an alkaline substance at them Wednesday night, the BBC reported. A 31-year-old woman was blinded and her two daughters, ages 3 and 8, were injured in the “horrific” attack in upscale Clapham...
  • British warships lack firepower to attack Houthi land targets

    01/28/2024 7:20:21 AM PST · by mac_truck · 41 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 1/28/24 | edward malnick
    Britain’s warships cannot attack Houthi targets on land because they lack the firepower, in a situation described by former defence chiefs as a “scandal”. None of the Royal Navy’s destroyers or frigates have the ability to fire missiles at targets on land, leaving the US to carry out the majority of strikes on Houthi targets with support from RAF planes based 1,500 miles away. A British defence source said HMS Diamond, the destroyer stationed in the Red Sea, had not joined retaliatory strikes on Houthi targets because it did not have “the capability to fire to land targets”. The Ministry...
  • Free Speech Is Already Dead in Great Britain

    11/12/2023 7:22:32 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 10 replies
    Hotair ^ | 11/12/2023 | David Strom
    There has never been a First Amendment in Great Britain, although for a couple hundred years the Common Law was understood to give broad latitude in allowing the expression of opinion. Not so much anymore. Several “Public Order” laws passed since 1986 have increasingly restricted speech to the point now a person can be arrested for offending others, particularly those in protected classes. This has resulted in some shocking cases, such as the arrest of an autistic girl for blurting that a female police officer “looked like her nan,” who is a lesbian. She was separated from her parents after...
  • The ex-Boss of the bank that closed Nigel Farage's account then lied to the media is to get $3 million payout!

    08/23/2023 3:03:49 PM PDT · by RandFan · 1 replies
    Twitter/X ^ | Aug 23 | Nigel Farage
    @Nigel_Farage How can it be right that NatWest closes hundreds of branches, restricts the use of cash and shuts down accounts without reason — but disgraced CEO Dame Alison Rose gets a £2.4 million ($3m) payout from the taxpayer? This is the corrupt British establishment looking after its own.
  • WATCH: Huge Barge in the UK on its way to hold 500 illegal immigrants ...

    07/18/2023 2:41:58 AM PDT · by RandFan · 17 replies
    twitter ^ | July 18 | Justice UK
    @Justice_forum The Bibby Stockholm barge en route to Portland, Dorset, where it will house over 500 unwanted illegal immigrants who will be free to roam the streets of this seaside town.
  • “God Save [Free Speech]”: Britain Celebrates Coronation with Time-Honored Tradition of the Arrest of Anti-Monarchists

    05/07/2023 9:17:51 AM PDT · by george76 · 10 replies
    Jonathan Turley ^ | May 7, 2023 | Jonathan Turley
    Thousands cheered King Charles III with ‘God Save The King” as his gilded carriage passed through London. The coronation had all of the pomp and circumstance that people expected from the fifth longest monarchy in history (Japan is the longest). The ceremony included one time-honored tradition that some of us could have done without: the arrest of peaceful protesters. It was all part of “Operation Golden Orb” and follows a long, unbroken British tradition of quashing free speech. London’s Metropolitan Police made 52 arrests during the coronation, including many anti-monarchy protesters who were wearing yellow T-shirts and shouting “Not My...
  • Nicola Sturgeon to resign as Scotland's first minister

    02/15/2023 2:21:06 AM PST · by naturalman1975 · 39 replies
    BBC ^ | 15th February 2023 | Glenn Campbell
    Nicola Sturgeon is to resign as Scotland's first minister after more than eight years in the role. The Scottish National Party leader is expected to make the announcement at a hastily-arranged news conference in Edinburgh. It is not thought that her departure will be immediate, allowing time for a successor to be elected. A source close to Ms Sturgeon - the longest-serving first minister - told the BBC that she had "had enough".
  • Consumers to face 20,000 pound limit on digital pound, Bank of England says

    02/08/2023 3:51:35 AM PST · by fluorescence · 20 replies
    Reuters via MSN ^ | February 8, 2023
    [snip] "We propose a limit of between 10,000 pounds and 20,000 pounds per individual as the appropriate balance between managing risks and supporting wide usability of the digital pound," [BoE Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe] said in a speech to members of UK Finance, a banking industry body. A limit of 10,000 pounds would mean that three quarters of people could receive their pay in digital pounds as well as holding pre-existing balances in the same account, while a 20,000 pound limit would allow almost everyone to use digital pounds for day-to-day transactions, Cunliffe said.
  • London Police Recruiting Illiterate Officers Who Can Barely Write English to Meet Diversity Quotas

    01/31/2023 9:59:37 AM PST · by george76 · 26 replies
    Newswars ^ | January 30, 2023 | Paul Joseph Watson
    They may also have criminal records.. The Metropolitan Police in London is recruiting officers who are illiterate, can barely write English, and may have a criminal record in order to meet diversity quotas, it has been revealed. Yes, really. A 2014 promise to have 40% of the force be represented by ethnic minorities by 2023 has fallen well short, with just 17% of officers being from ‘diverse’ backgrounds. Matt Parr, the head of the organization responsible for inspecting British police forces, told the Telegraph that London, “which will likely be a minority white city in the next decade or so,...
  • UK Grid Operator Asks Coal Plants To Be Available For Backup

    12/12/2022 4:06:23 PM PST · by george76 · 26 replies
    Oil Price ^ | Dec 12, 2022 | Josh Owens
    As temperatures in the UK plummet, National Grid, the transmission system operator, asked two contingency coal-fired power plants to be ready to send more electricity to the grid on Monday if needed. "We've issued a notification to warm two winter contingency coal units. This measure should give the public confidence in Monday's energy supply," National Grid said today, as temperatures dropped and snow fell in London, creating traffic chaos. ... With low temperatures and low wind speeds, wind generated just 7.6% of Britain's electricity on Saturday, National Grid ESO said on Sunday. Natural gas generated 62.0% of electricity, more than...