Tag: Offence seeking

Headlines Of 2020…

*blinks* Goya became the target of a consumer boycott after CEO Robert Unanue praised the president at a Hispanic event at the White House on Thursday last week. Trump tweeted the next day about his “love” for Goya, and his…

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,…

“It’s Not Us, It’s You…”

The council told The Big Ride for Palestine, which has raised nearly £150,000 for sports equipment for children in Gaza since 2015, that the event’s “political connotations” meant that the closing rally of this year’s bike ride could not go…

Stitched Up By Progressives…

Nearly two years ago, a hobbyist website called ‘Papercut Patterns’ released a video: The square-cut short jacket, with optional side ties, was released in June 2017 with the name Kochi Kimono. For 18 months, amateur sewers — most prefer the…

Make Up Your Minds, Chaps…

Tell Mama, the Muslim ‘anti-hate’ pressure group, on 22nd March: Iman Atta, the director of Tell Mama, said the figures showed a troubling rise. “This shows that some people see Muslims as fair game for hate and it is now…

You’re Asking The Right Question…

…but you’re coming up with the wrong answers: The question that needs to be asked is not “are the Metropolitan police institutionally racist?”, or “why does black and minority ethnic recruitment for the police still lag so far behind the…

Ain’t That The Truth!

Man is attacked by a (probably fake) gun wielding thug on his front doorstep. And what’s the reaction from the police? Christopher has just received one further call from the police. They weren’t ringing with news of an arrest (the…

To Think You Went To Journalism School…

…in order to write stories like this: An American actor featured in the Star Trek television series and films has thanked a County Durham drag performer for highlighting a town mayor’s social media posts about gay people and Muslims. I….…

Historical Accuracy

Toy model manufacturer Revell agreed to discontinue its model of the Haunebu II Flying Saucer, described as “the first object in the world capable of flying in space.” According to the product description, the Nazi aircraft never made it past…

More Women as Magistrates!

Hurrah..? A majority of magistrates are women but the sustained increase in their numbers may be concealing a reduction of social diversity on the bench, the national chair of the Magistrates Association has suggested. The latest statistics show that 54%…