Daily Archive: Saturday, June 9, 2018

A shock poll reveals exactly what could bring down Theresa May’s government
A new opinion poll reveals that support for a united Ireland in Northern Ireland has jumped to a shock 42.1%. If this upward trend continues and eventually leads to a united Ireland, the British government could collapse.

Confidence and supply Theresa May’s Conservative party relies on Northern Ireland’s DUP to govern, having reached a so-called “confidence and supply” agreement. It has also been called a “cash-for-votes” deal. It sees the DUP voting in favour of …

One year on from the general election, a distinguished author lays bare why Corbyn’s enemies can’t defeat him
Hilary Wainwright is an author, scholar and activist. And one year on from the 2017 general election, she has laid bare why Jeremy Corbyn’s enemies are struggling to defeat him.

Wainwright is a founding editor of the Red Pepper magazine. She is also a fellow at the Transnational Institute, and has just published a book called A New Politics from the Left. In it, the book’s publisher summarises, she takes a detailed look at …

British soldier who lost leg in Iraq shares powerful message to those who think he should be Islamophobic
A British Army soldier who lost his right leg in combat has gone viral on Facebook for a post attacking Islamophobia.

Chris Herbert, who served in the British Army in Basra, Iraq, lost the limb when a bomb went off next to his Land Rover in 2007. One of his comrades and friends Private Luke Simpson, lost …

US Professor: Mohammed Bin Salman is world’s richest Zionist
Pro-Israeli campaigners appear to be hunting for another scalp in their assault against free speech. The victim this time is a tenured Columbia university professor whose crime was nothing more than to speak out against Israel.

A network of pro-Israel activists surged against comments made by Iranian Professor Hamid Dabashi on social media. The professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at the New York University posted remarks criticising Israel for …

Hezbollah leader says to stay in Syria
Lebanon’s Iran-backed Hezbollah will remain in Syria as long as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad wants it there, the group’s leader said on Friday, defying renewed US and Israeli pressure to force Tehran and its allies to quit the country.

“I will tell you that if the whole world comes together to force us to leave Syria, they will not be able to evict us,” Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised address, adding that …