BCfm’s weekly Politics Show presented by Tony Gosling
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First hour news review: Death threats against Mayor Marvin – him discussing this on Sunday Politics; Former Scottish leader Alex Salmond charged with attempted rape, sexual assault – his show on Russia Today, Alex says he’s not guilty of any of the charges; he obviously believes this is a political ‘show trial’ Alex Salmond faces two attempted rape and nine sexual assault charges among list of 14 offences – just weeks after he won harassment inquiry case against Scottish government – similar cases: Investigative journalist Julian Assange, Avon and Somerset Chief Constable Nick Gargan, Wiltshire and Cleveland Chief Constable Mike Veale. UKIP – problem with Tommy Robinson becoming a special advisory; Brexit – media and sound bites, austerity and race hate – like in Nazi Germany; PMQs mental health – teenager Nathan got no help and killed himself; mental health in Bristol – Thrive program, Time to Change hub, Anti Stigma Alliance hub, Wellbeing and Rethink – Feb 7 Time to Talk initiative – Bristol university student takes own life – the seventh in 18 months – students and suicide – Church? Based in the centre of Bristol the St James Priory Project Charity provides unique services to support people during difficult periods in their lives. Onsite we have support services for people with a mental health problem and also for those in recovery from drug and alcohol dependence – Mind website good – Time to Change £10,000 for initiatives to help people; C4 News – Brexit – Alison McGovern, Labour remainer, and Andrea Jenkins, leaver, argue about having a second referendum; Brexit – second referendum and will we leave on 29th March? Cameron before the original referendum – on it being the ‘final decision’; PMQs Corbyn – Theresa May won’t take ‘no deal’ off the table; Max Langer, campaigner for better buses in Bristol, discusses this – franchising of buses, Tim Bowles – Evasive Metro Mayor ‘Metrobus Mayor’ – Timid Tim Bowles won’t come on this show, Max Langer’s petition: Take Control of Bristol’s Buses. We the undersigned call on Mayor Marvin Rees, Regional Mayor Tim Bowles, Bristol City Council and the West of England Combined Authority to work towards a bus franchising scheme for Bristol. The Chair of the National VIPaedophile Inquiry, Alexis Jay, has granted an application made by convicted of Gross indecency former MP Harvey Proctor for core participant status in its Westminster investigation.
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Second hour Investigative reports: Manfred Petritsch, publishes blog ‘All Smoke and Mirrors’ ‘Alles Shall und Rausch’, also joins Ron Mandel for the international news review. Venezuela: Regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as interim president – US, Canada, Brazil, Colombia, among others recognise Juan Guaido as country’s interim president; US and regime change since Chavez; large oil reserves in Venezuela; Newly elected president is confronted by choice between gold and a bullet with his name on it – Perkins book ‘Confessions of an Economic Hitman’; Russia backing Maduro – cold war over to South America; Mike Pence legitimising and backing Guaido’s claim to power; Guaido – controlled opposition by US; 2002 coup attempt against Chavez – film ‘The Revolution Will Not Be Televised’; 2019 coup attempt in Venezuela is similar to Kissinger’s 1973 Chile coup – regime change in Chile, coup against Allende – Henry Kissinger’s plan; Progressive US Lawmakers reject US interventionism in Venezuela – Venezuela’s state run TV channel which all South America watches- Telesur English. Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe army blames brutality on army impostors. US Shutdown – The Wall, Trump, immigration, gender politics. Forget Gender Reassignment. You Can Now Identify as Mermaid. Skripal case: SPIRE FM EXCLUSIVE: Teenage girl, Abigail McCourt (16), describes moment she found collapsed Skripals. Sergei and Yulia Skripal were given first aid on the infamour Salisbury Maltings bench by her mother, the British Army’s most senior nurse, Colonel Alison McCourt, who just happened to be nearby – adding further intrigue to the highly controversial case; Pablo Miller, from Orbis Business Intelligence Ltd, was MI6 handler of Skripal and also author of anti-Trump dossier: Joining Some Dots on the Skripal Case: Part 4 – The Dodgy Dossier – U.K. Defense-Notice (D-Notice): Here Are the Official State Censorship Documents Relating to the Skripal Affair – The Covert Brasserie: How ex-Russian agent Sergei Skripal dined with ‘tweed suit-wearing MI6 handler every month at Salisbury restaurant’ – Skripal case as a false flag to make Russia look bad – again; Military press ‘advisory’ DA Notice (ban) not to mention Pablo Miller’s name in media. Mohammed Makawi, who is from Sudan, discusses the recent large protests and problems in Sudan: Islamist Fundamentalists with links to Muslim Brotherhood, have been in power for 30 years – it’s time for fair elections and others to take power; other reasons behind riots – rising costs, and lack of bank notes in banks – many people being killed; Russia supporting leader Bashir; Bashir going abroad to Syria and Qatar to gain support.
UK government sent out a media suppression instruction (“DMSA notice” aka “D notice”) for Skripal’s MI6 handler living nearby according to UK’s Channel 4. Skripal’s handler was historically reported to be “Pablo Miller”–more recently connected to Orbis and Christopher Steele. https://t.co/70ZPJdZtRP
— WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) April 29, 2018