Author: JuliaM

Angry about the state of my country, I started commenting in about 2004, and finally blogging for myself in 2008, and so, here we are! I blog as 'JuliaM' though at CiF and other sites, my handle is 'thylacosmilus'. Don't worry, I only bite fools and leftwingers.

How Much Plainer Do You Need It..?

Manzoor Moghal, chairman of The Muslim Forum, Leicester, opines on the city’s new lockdown: …within a few weeks, I noticed that many – particularly workers in the local textile factories that provide so much local employment – and in the…

Funny There Was Little Mention Of This At The Time…

A mentally ill and violent teenager who threw a six-year-old boy from the Tate Modern viewing gantry when he was allowed out unsupervised has been told he “may never be released” after being jailed for at least 15 years for…

What Does This Mean..?

The report from Public Health England (PHE) based on stakeholder engagement with 4,000 people found that historic racism may mean people are discriminated against when it comes to personal protective equipment (PPE)… Eh? The study said there are issues around…

Strange That When Historic Slavery Is In The Headlines…

…that this far more recent case seems to have been forgotten: Lucy Adeniji, 44, took Olubukols ‘Buki’ Adeniji into her home in Ray Gardens, Barking, after she was brought into the country aged 11 from Nigeria on a false passport,…

More Women, That’ll Fix Our Justice System….

…won’t it? Female judge: At Lewes Crown Court, Judge Janet Waddicor said Clarkson-Rose’s behaviour on May 11 was “aggressive and obnoxious”. She jailed Clarkson-Rose for a total of six months, saying the defendant had mental health issues and had shown…

Only In America..?

The story began when a group of students, who described themselves as ‘non-black allies’ of their black peers, wrote to Klein asking for him to effectively cancel the final exams for black students. They continued: ‘We believe that remaining neutral…

Translation: “We Surrender”

Labour councillor Nancy Platts made the announcement amid anti-racism protests across the UK in which a slave trader’s statue in Bristol was torn down and thrown into the harbour. She said: “The Black Lives Matter movement has rightly shone a…

Why Are We Demonising These Poor Migrants?

Professor Roy said: “People should be vigilant to the arrival of this invasive non-native species all through the year…” We are, prof, we are! Professor Roy said: “We don’t recommend anyone taking direct action – instead they should report all…