BCfm’s weekly Politics Show presented by Tony Gosling
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First hour news review: with LibDem councillor for Knowle, Gary Hopkins. Anna Klonowski £98,000 pay off when she ‘resigned’ from Bristol Council – official auditors looking at it – and Mayor Rees getting rid of most of senior management at Council; protest about Bristol buses – problems with First Bus and it’s services – new flat fare more expensive than old system; Mark Bradshaw, Labour Councillor, who had transport portfolio for a long time, discusses how to sort bus problems out and franchising of buses; statement from First Bus’s Rob Pym about complaints; ‘We want more carriages,’ say passengers crammed onto packed Bristol commuter trains; People really don’t like the ‘hard’ seats on the posh new trains serving the south Wales mainline; British rail passengers spend six times more on train fares than European counterparts; PMQs Corbyn – Theresa May’s various Brexit secretaries – her Brexit deal – DUP won’t back it; Mervyn King said ‘no deal’ may be the best deal: Mervyn King: Britain better off going for hard Brexit. Former Bank of England governor says despite political difficulties there will be many opportunities once UK leaves EU. PMQs DUP Nigel Dodds – Plenty of discussion of single market, European court of Justice and customs union before the June 2016 Brexit referendum Free trade area, single market, customs union – what’s the difference? Theresa reneging her promise on Irish border; Britain joined the EEC in 1973 – some cautious voices on this from the time – Peter Shore, Tony Benn, and Margaret Thatcher; BBC Nick Robinson interviews Kier Starmer on Theresa’s Brexit agreement and Labour’s lack of position on it; PMQs school cuts – austerity isn’t over!; PMQs kids scared to go in parks because of crime levels; Lib Dems and austerity.
First hour: investigative reports: Manchester Arena terror attack ISC report out yesterday: alleged bomber (patsy) Salman Abedi and his father Ramadan Abedi are part of Libyan Islamic Fighting Group which is owned and controlled by MI6 and other Western Intelligence Agencies; only CCTV of Salman Abedi has entire background blacked out; Manchester false flag terrorist attack? Vodafone apologised as their ‘help line’ was inoperative that day; private security firms are a vector for terrorism; MI5 ‘too slow’ over Manchester Arena bomber; Robby Potter, victim of the Manchester Arena attack, wants MI5 to answer their catalogue of failings in court – interview with him by BBC Judith Moritz; MI5 agents can commit crime in UK, government reveals: Secret order on authorised criminality by spies made public after legal battle by rights groups. MI5 agents are allowed to carry out criminal activity in the UK, the government has acknowledged for the first time. The prime minister was on Thursday forced to publish the text of a direction to the Investigatory Powers Commissioner’s Office, the spying watchdog, on governing “security service participation in criminality”. It instructs the IPCO to oversee the participation of MI5 agents in criminal activity, which was previously conducted by the now-defunct office of the Intelligence Services Commissioner, under a secret order referred to as the “third direction”. However, guidance about when British spies can commit crimes, and how far they can go, remains confidential. The commissioner, Lord Justice Sir Adrian Fulford, said: “I welcome the government’s decision to make public my oversight of this sensitive area of work.” The order was published after a legal battle by the human rights groups Reprieve and Privacy International. Dominic Caciani, Home Affairs Correspondent on BBC 5Live – MI5 admitted it ‘made mistakes’. Alex Thompson, former GCHQ officer, goes behind the scenes into the Deep State with help from intelligence whistleblowers – intelligence services commiting treason – closer to The City – specifically the Rothschild family – than Queen or Government. PMQs – Matthew Hedges given life imprisonment in UAE, he probably WAS a spy and now being used as a bargaining chip in heightened international tensions as a result of US and UK war policies in the Middle East Attorney general Hamad al-Shamsi claimed Hedges had been posing as a researcher to cover his activities, alleging that the accusations were backed by “information taken from his electronic devices”. – global tensions ramping up. Miko Peled, former Israeli Army Officer, discusses indoctrination of Israeli kids and the intentional bombing of Gaza kids by Israel. Miko Peled: From Israeli Zionist to Palestinian defender “They’re trying to conflate [BDS] with terrorism and antisemitism,” he concluded, “because they realise that it is a real threat.” Tommy Robinson appointed by Gerald Batten as UKIP’s ‘grooming gangs adviser’ but not allowed to join the UKIP party, whose NEC now wants to remove Gerald Batten in a vote of no confidence. UK Quakers join BDS movement Quakers become first UK church to boycott companies profiting from Israel occupation of Palestine. – Israel Wants to Take Airbnb to Court for Excluding West Bank Settlements. – Israel the most dangerous country in the Middle East. – The tide is turning: Israel is losing on two war fronts . Car hacking: Cars today are loaded with computers networked to each other, and those can be hacked remotely. In a dramatic demonstration, he and his colleagues use a laptop computer to hack into a car being driven by Stahl. Much to her surprise, they were able to take control of many of the car’s functions, including the braking and acceleration. Hacked cars – Michael Hastings, Danny Jowenko, and MK – Putin’s driver, killed in a freak Moscow ‘accident’: Fears Russian car crash was attempt to assassinate Vladimir Putin by ‘secret foreign agents’ The President of Russia’s ‘favourite’ chauffeur was killed in the crash – which could have been a plot to kill Putin. Wikileaks CIA Files – Spy Agency Looked At Ways To Hack And Control Cars To Carry Out Assassinations; Vladimir Putin’s ‘favourite’ driver dies in freak Moscow car crash; Was Michael Hastings’ Car Hacked? Richard Clarke Says It’s Possible; 9/11- Demolition Expert Danny Jowenko Dies In “Car Crash”. Author of ‘The Secret School of Wisdom: The Authentic Ritual and Doctrines of the Illuminati’ Joseph Wages discusses techniques described in the Illuminati degree rituals and oaths to infiltrate and control governments to bring about a globalist ‘New World Order’ agenda. David Livingstone in his forthcoming book ‘Ordo Ab Chao‘ discusses Christian Zionists aim to bring on their antichrist messiah by causing horrors and mayhem predicted in the New Testament Book of Revelation