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Muslim Activists Reject Theresa May’s Invitation Because Of Islamophobia In Her Party
Charity activist turned down an invitation from Downing Street and said the Eid of children in countries like Yemen involved bombs, death, and destruction supplied by the UK government.

A Muslim rapper and a humanitarian activist have both rejected formal invitations to celebrate Eid in Downing Street, citing their opposition to Theresa May’s foreign policy and treatment of Islamophobia within her party. The 25-year-old rapper, Khaled Siddiq said …

MP who blocked upskirting law gets pranked other conservative MPs
Protests against the Conservative MP Christopher Chope, who blocked a billto make upskirting a specific criminal offence, have extended to parliament.

The UK is still reeling after the government’s attempt to make ‘upskirting’ a criminal offence was scuppered by a Conservative MP. Upskirting is the practice of taking photo up someone’s without consent. This derogatory practice has …

UK and US are complicit in the ongoing mass starvation in Yemen
Violence has escalated in Hodeida, one of the main ports in Yemen. The implications of this are devastating in a country that has suffered a brutal civil war since 2015. According to the UN, Yemen is the “worst humanitarian crisis” in the world. And both the UK and the US are complicit in the ongoing violence and its devastating consequences.

Since March 2015, the Saudi Arabia-led coalition has been fighting Houthi forces in Yemen and those loyal to former president Ali Abdullah Saleh. According to Human Rights Watch, the Saudi-led coalition is: supported by the United States and the United Kingdom. Hodeida …

Theresa May Accepted £3,000 In Donations From Ex-Russian Defence Chief A Fortnight After Salisbury Attack
The UK Prime Minister has accepted more than £200,000 in donations from a former Russian defence chief since becoming PM.

While Theresa May promised to distance herself from Moscow-linked donors when she took office, in the 23 months since then, the Tories have pocketed £201,000 from Alexander Temerko, an ex-chairman of an agency in the …

A Woman Hung ‘String Of Knickers’ Outside Tory MP’s Office After He Blocks Ban On Upskirting
Conservative Sir Christopher Chope has blocked a law against upskirting and shouted “object” to the law that would have stopped perverts taking pictures up women’s skirts.

The Voyeurism (Offences) Bill would make it illegal for offenders to take a picture under someone’s clothing without their consent, but Sir Christopher shouted ‘Object’ to the dismay of his colleagues surrounding him. Sir Christopher Chope …

A Tory MP let loose on Question Time with a savage take-down of the Daily Mail
During BBC Question Time on 14 June, Conservative MP Dominic Grieve launched an unexpected and savage take-down of the Daily Mail, and specifically its editor Paul Dacre.

Credit where credit’s due Grieve was responding to accusations in the Daily Mail that he was “supping with the devil” in attending a meeting with “avowed enemies of Brexit”. In apparent exasperation, he explained that the Daily Mail’s use of personal attacks …