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First hour news review: with Lib Dem councillor for Brislington East Tony Carey. Tony Carey left Tories and joined Lib Dems – why he did this; Labour’s position on Brexit. Rhiannon Craft and Beccy Jesson are van dwellers in Bristol with different perspectives on why they chose to live like this but one thing’s for sure it’s a lot cheaper than the private rented sector; Bristol City Council new vehicle dweller policy; Twitter @RhiannonKACraft; Bristol Van Dwellers private Facebook group.
Grenfell Tower fire: Grenfell estate resident Joe Delaney discusses the failures of the fire fighters in charge, and Boris Johnson’s cuts to the fire service; the ‘stay put’ policy; Rock Feilding Mellen’s cladding choice; Boris Johnson as London Mayor saying ‘get stuffed’ to interviewer Andrew Dismore when questioned about cuts to fire service.
George Galloway on why Corbyn is so low in the polls; Eddie Dempsey, National Executive RMT Union, on how EU laws could prevent Labour’s nationalisation plans. Corbyn’s election campaign speech. Dr Bob Gill on how the NHS really is being privatised. –
Second hour Investigative reports: Syria: joint Turkish and Russian troops; Baghdadi supposedly killed – but was he backed by Western intelligence services? Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: Made and Killed by the CIA Trump says US is going to keep hold of Syrian oil fields for now; Libyan oil industry; energy wars. Nord Stream 2: Go-ahead for Russian gas pipeline angers Ukraine. CIA-backed Afghan troops ‘committed war crimes’: report. 100,000 killed in combat in Yemen. US military spending bills failed Senate. Protests all around the world – Is a new Arab Spring unfolding in the Middle East? Israeli Soldier Gets Slap on the Wrist for Murder of Unarmed Child.
Alison Weir, from website ‘If Americans Knew’, Discusses Zionist terrorists in 1946 planning to bomb The Foreign Office in London: Members of the radical Zionist terror group the Stern Gang had decided to drop improvised bombs on the Foreign Office in Whitehall as part of their fight for a homeland. The full details of the extraordinary plot and the heroic Spitfire pilot from Birmingham who helped foil it have now been revealed by American Middle East expert Alison Weir in her new book about the tangled history of US-Israeli political relations, Against Our Better Judgement. Anton Chaitkin and Zionist false flag attacks being suggested by members of Zionist lobby the Bnai Brith in the early 1990s who then had their membership revoked; a series of bus bomb attacks just before Benjamin Netanyahu and the Israeli right came to power in 1996; The Lavon affair, false flag bombings in Egypt admitted fify=ty years after to have been committed by Israel : Israel planting bombs in Egypt .and blaming it on Egyptians.
Three bomb attacks up to last British General Election – Westminster Bridge, Manchester Arena, London Bridge – should we expect attacks during this 2019 election campaign? Police and MI5 missed chances to prevent Manchester bombing, MPs find. Committee finds failings in handling of case of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi. London Bridge attack: Victims’ families criticise authorities for clearing MI5 and police. Relatives of eight people killed in terrorist attack said security services had fallen short.
Emily Bell, from The Tow Centre for Digital Media in New York, on dwindling journalists role in face of social media, and President Modi having no press conferences just rolling his message out on social media. ITN@s Robert Peston on social media and the fairness of mainstream media. Conservative Government accused misusing public funds for political Facebook ads.
James Files, former Chicago mob hit man, who claims to have killed JFK from the ‘Grassy Knoll’, discusses three attempts on his life around 1990 which he believes were ordered by the CIA. INTERVIEW WITH FORMER US 82ND AIRBORNE DIVISION SNIPER, JFK GRASSY KNOLL ASSASSIN AND CHICAGO MOB HIT MAN JAMES FILES
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