BBC News: Shamima Begum: IS bride set to be granted legal aid


BBC News – Shamima Begum: IS bride set to be granted legal aid https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-47934721 Wrong, Wrong, Wrong The moment Miss Begum chose the terrorist life, she gave up her rights to any legal help from this country. She chose to support a group of people who took away the rights of hundreds and thousands of… Continue reading BBC News: Shamima Begum: IS bride set to be granted legal aid

Australia’s prime minister says anti-Muslim senator should be charged for striking teen who broke egg on his head


https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2019/03/17/australias-prime-minister-says-anti-muslim-senator-should-charged/amp/#referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&_tf=From%20%251%24s What is this world coming to ? A man is assaulted, albeit with an egg. He retaliated with a couple of slaps. The Australian Prime Minister says the assault victim should be charged !!! The victim, Australian Senator Fraser Anning, may be anti Muslim but he was assaulted and in my book was perfectly… Continue reading Australia’s prime minister says anti-Muslim senator should be charged for striking teen who broke egg on his head

The Waterlooville Wally(s) Of The Week Award – Lidl


https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/7517927/lidl-gin-staff-call-police-couple-daughters/ ‘VICTIMS OF STUPIDITY’  Lidl staff call police after middle-aged couple try to buy £12 rhubarb gin with daughters aged 11 and 14   I haven’t had cause to issue one of these for some time but this article really takes the biscuit. This ranks up with the story of the couple refused entry to… Continue reading The Waterlooville Wally(s) Of The Week Award – Lidl

UK citizens may soon need licenses to photograph some stuff they already own


http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2015/12/you-may-soon-need-a-licence-to-take-photos-of-that-classic-designer-chair-you-bought/ This is just another example of the insidious bureaucracy that is blighting the UK. If this is allowed to go ahead, every casual photographer will be at risk of being criminalised without their knowledge. And, surely, the onus should be placed on the holder of any work of art to warn of their copyright… Continue reading UK citizens may soon need licenses to photograph some stuff they already own

The Dark Side Of Paradise


A Maldives court just sentenced a 15-year-old rape survivor to 100 whip lashings. It is hard to believe that, in this century, mediaeval barbarism still exists in our world. However, time and time again we are reminded that not all nations practice the same levels of tolerance and morality that we enjoy in the west.… Continue reading The Dark Side Of Paradise

Over Reaction By Kent Police ?


A man has been arrested for posting an image of a burning poppy on a social network site. Apparently Kent Police have said that the man was detained on Sunday night, on suspicion of making malicious telecommunications. I find this action to be incredible, beyond belief. Surely this has to be an invasion of civil… Continue reading Over Reaction By Kent Police ?