Thursday, October 17, 2019

MixedTimes - Victoria Friedman

Farage: The EU Is ‘Building an Empire. Why Deny It?’

Farage: The EU Is ‘Building an Empire. Why Deny It?’

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has criticised senior Eurocrat Guy Verhofstadt for praising thenew “world order” of “empires”, but said it was time to be straight about Brussels' intentions to build a new European Empire.

Brexit Secretary Suggests UK Could Stay Tied to EU Until 2022

Brexit Secretary Suggests UK Could Stay Tied to EU Until 2022

Brexit secretary Stephen Barclay has suggested that the transition period -- when the UK is still closely aligned to the EU after Brexit Day -- could last until 2022, six years after the vote to Leave.

Brexit Spartans Call for Johnson to Reverse Rejection of Farage Election Pact

Brexit Spartans Call for Johnson to Reverse Rejection of Farage Election Pact

Chairman of the European Research Group (ERG) Steve Baker has called on the prime minister to reverse his rejection of an election pact with Nigel Farage, with other Tory Spartans saying the agreement is needed to win Brexit-supporting seats in Labour heartlands.

Eurocrat Fears Closer Relationship Between UK and U.S. After Brexit

Eurocrat Fears Closer Relationship Between UK and U.S. After Brexit

The future president of the European Council has expressed concern about Britain politically drifting away from Europe and towards America, the comments coming as the UK reportedly threatened to pull out of EU defence commitments.

Farage: I'll Help Johnson Get 100-Seat Majority in Election Pact with Tories

Farage: I'll Help Johnson Get 100-Seat Majority in Election Pact with Tories

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said that he is "100 per cent sincere" about a non-aggression pact with the Conservatives and has pledged to not stand candidates against the 28 Tory "Spartans" in theEuropean Research Group (ERG) who opposed Theresa May’s soft-Brexit deal.

Johnson 'Sticking to His Guns' on Brexit Plans, Says Foreign Secretary

Johnson 'Sticking to His Guns' on Brexit Plans, Says Foreign Secretary

Dominic Raab has said that Boris Johnson is “sticking to his guns” on his Brexit plans, saying that despite the efforts of JeremyCorbyn’s “surrender bill” to stop no deal Brexit, the UK will leave the EU on October 31st “come

Rotherham Rape Gangs Review Results in Six More Convictions

Rotherham Rape Gangs Review Results in Six More Convictions

Six men have been convicted of the historic grooming and raping of vulnerable underaged girls in Rotherham, the latest convictions to come out of the National Crime Agency's Operation Stovewood.

Boris Vows to Sign Order Ending Supremacy of EU Law

Boris Vows to Sign Order Ending Supremacy of EU Law

Brexiteers have hailed reports that Boris Johnson's government is to end the supremacy of EU law in the United Kingdom by repealing theEuropean Communities Act 1972 after October 31st, the prime minister's pledged "do or die" exit date.

One Injured in Norway Mosque Shooting

One Injured in Norway Mosque Shooting

One person has been shot after a gunman entered theAl-Noor Islamic Centre in Bærum, near the Norwegian capital, Oslo police have said.

Sikhs Ask Media to Stop Calling Pakistani Muslim Rape Gangs ‘Asian’

Sikhs Ask Media to Stop Calling Pakistani Muslim Rape Gangs ‘Asian’

The Network of Sikh Organisations (NSO) has called on the media to stop referring to grooming gangs that are predominantly comprised of perpetrators from a Pakistani Muslim background as "Asian", which inaccurately incorporates British Hindu and Sikh communities.

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