The 'likeable', error prone 'Jack the Lad' image conceals the conniving, deceitful politician. Laura Kuenssberg, the Political Editor at the BBC has managed to interview Boris Johnson regularly over the last few months - always managing to put a favourable spin on an incompetent public speaker. Quite an achievement, considering Johnson's inability to string a … Continue reading The reinvention of Boris Johnson.
UK tax payers pick up the tab for Greybull 'failed' purchases. Comet, Monarch and more recently, British Steel are just some of the businesses bought by Greybull Capital LLP, who describe themselves as a private investment company, specialising in medium to long term investment. My knowledge of business and finance is sparse but because of … Continue reading Greybull Capital: taking us for a ride.
Why is it that charity CEO's expect volunteer workers to contribute their own time and energy for free, yet demand premium salaries? A cursory look at the kind of figures the CEO is likely to receive at a high profile charity is mind boggling, yet they expect people to give up their spare time or … Continue reading The great Charity deception.
BBC and Sky news claim the star has 'postponed' her appearance at a festival in Israel. The announcement by Lana Del Rey has been met with a muted response from many of the mainstream media outlets and the ones that have mentioned it claim the cancelation is a postponement. It isn't, it's cancelled. This is … Continue reading Lana Del Rey and the Israeli PR disaster.
Israeli claims are always accepted without question. Statements by the Israeli government, whenever they 'respond' to allegations of rockets fired into the country, are accepted by presenters and interviewers, without exception. A long history of deception fails to provoke a more skeptic approach from journalists and the likes of Mark Regev are able to accuse … Continue reading Israel: Smoke and mirrors, Zionist style.
A moving documentary describing the restrictions of being a refugee and the insecurity and hopelessness of not being a Lebanese citizen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xasqlS0v4SM Pietro Stefanini's emotional journey into the lives of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Seven days in Beirut. The Palestinian refugees in Lebanon strive to become educated but cannot find employment after they do qualify. … Continue reading What is it like being a long term refugee?
A fly on the wall documentary portraying different perceptions and the reality of anti Semitism. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3848&v=ShGYvxz7zHI In the current climate of anti Semitism allegations surrounding Jeremy Corbyn this fascinating production puts it all in perspective. However, don't be deterred from watching it because of the sombre subject matter. Yoav Shamir does a brilliant job and … Continue reading Defamation.