The Telegraph | Smith was the first person to be charged under Operation Yewtree, the national investigation prompted after claims were made against disgraced TV presenter Savile.
ANDREW GRICE The Independent Dec 19, 2012 An attempt by David Cameron to pave the way for a British Bill of Rights suffered a setback today when a commission set up by the Government failed to agree amongst themselves. Although seven of the nine members of the Commission on a Bill of Rights agreed there [...]
Former Prime Minister’s role as representative of Middle East Quartet comes in for fiercest criticism MATTHEW KALMAN The Independent Dec 17, 2012 Palestinian officials say Tony Blair shouldn’t take it personally, but he should pack up his desk at the Office of the Quartet Representative in Jerusalem and go home. They say his job, and [...]
By Patrick Henningsen 21st Century Wire Editorial August 20, 2011 Following two weeks of news mired in rioting, social strife and crime in throughout the UK, it’s little wonder that some of our readers have been hit with “doom fatigue”. The London riots were not pretty. For those among us who were unlucky enough to be caught [...]
21st Century Wire August 10, 2011 Editor Patrick Henningsen speaks to RT News about the London and UK riots this week. “Our leadership need to stop playing politics, Labour vs Conservative, and start paying attention to what is happening on the street.”
By Giles Dexter 21st Century Wire August 10, 2011 On Wednesday David Cameron finally admitted what many of us have known for some time: that parts of British society – what has come to be known as the ‘underclass’ – are “not just broken, they’re sick.” Little does the Prime Minister realise that among youth [...]
BREAKING NEWS By Patrick Henningsen 21st Century Wire In London August 9, 2011 – 3:00PM BST (GMT) After three days of continuous rioting, looting and violence in pockets of the UK that has already claimed millions in property damage, public service costs and some lives, criminals are now issuing street leaflets discouraging culprits and witnesses from [...]