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First hour news review with Green party’s Clive Stevens and Brexit Party’s Robert de Vito Boutiin: Why Bristol mayor Marvin Rees’ jokes are no laughing matter. Today, Bristol Live is standing up for a reporter targeted for public ridicule by our city’s political elite. This is why… – Brexit Party members having to stand down.
Mayor accused by Bristol Post of bullying Local Democracy Reporter, Adam, at a Bristol Council Meeting: Mayor Marvin at meeting discussing the newly named Household Reuse and Recycle Centre; Hold the front page – Post story: Mayor accused of ‘publicly tarnishing’ journalist at meeting. A regional daily has hit out at political chiefs after repeated critical remarks were allegedly made about one of its journalists during a council meeting. The Bristol Post has criticised Marvin Rees, directly-elected mayor of Bristol, as well as several other senior Bristol City Council figures, who joked about the credentials of local democracy reporter Adam Postans. Adam was covering the meeting for the Post and the BBC, but Mr Rees had joked it would “be great to have a journalist here” upon seeing him present. Starting the meeting last Tuesday, Mr Rees said he was “just joking”, but the remark and others apparently made later on prompted the post to run a front page story on the issue yesterday. Pat Hart on his One Love breakfast show, discussing Post story on Marvin, and whether there is racism involved; Green, Martin Fodor, asking at meeting, about scrutiny of the Household Reuse and Recycle Centre; no business plan for centre Cost of new rubbish dump in Hartcliffe has almost doubled to £7million. And it could rise even more, according to Bristol City Council papers by Adam Postans.
General Election: Jo Swinson, Lib Dem Leader, fails to become Prime Minister, loses her seat instead – setting out her stall on Peston show the day before the election; Stroud becomes Tory, as Greens take Labour votes – electoral pacts needed? Political rivals boo and shout ‘shame’ at Stroud’s Green Party candidate Molly Scott Cato during speech The criticism came from local Labour party members because the Green Party gained the votes Labour needed to win.
Boris’s FULL winning speech – biggest Tory majority since Thatcher; victory for Brexit – will Boris deliver?; EU needs us more than we need them? Will Brexit be good or bad for the economy? Siege economy; bad case history of European Courts; did ‘deluded Labour’ play ‘the race card’ and not recognise genuine concerns over immigration? The Labour party’s question is not only can it change over immigration, but does it want to? US and UK pushing EU right up to Russian border; Corbyn FULL losing speech.
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Second hour Investigative reports: Press TV You Tube channel shut down again: Google blocks Press TV, Hispan TV’s YouTube accounts – OfCom banned Press TV before; The most powerful surveillance machine since the Nazis You Tube and Google deemed criminal, for surveillance, by court and House of Commons; The search engine manipulation effect (SEME) and its possible impact on the outcomes of elections – algorithms and censorship; study algorithms. Not just conservatives: Google and Big Tech can shift millions of votes in any direction; what’s wrong with Iran?; Lord Haw Haw ridiculed not banned in WW2; Google’s paid contracts with NSA; Bellingcat; mass surveillance of political groups and journalists; privacy laws – law ineffective; justice not working – Harvey Weinstein and Epstein; Julian Assange – illegally jailed. A $25m settlement deal with Harvey Weinstein isn’t justice. Under the terms of the deal, the man himself won’t pay anything out of his own pocket – because why hold men personally accountable for anything, ever?
Israel has it’s third election in a year on March 2nd – Netanyahu, corruption, and false flag attacks. Rumours Queen will step down in 18 months and Charles step forward – attack on Prince Andrew.
COP 25, UN Climate Talks in Madrid: Advisor to Greta Thunberg, Luisa Neubauer, gives a TED Talk in Munich – she has said that developed countries in the north “are obligated to decrease their standard of living to pay for the future change of the global south towards an environmental way of life” and CORRECTION/APOLOGY she has nothing to do with the book ‘Nature’s Thumbprint’ erroneously referenced from Wikipedia on air! CLAIM: Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has a “handler,” Luisa-Marie Neubauer, who has ties to the “ONE Foundation managed by Bono, Bill Gates and George Soros.”
Climate change theory and policy critic and one-time popular TV environmental scientist David Bellamy dies this week. The star previously said he believed his controversial viewers on climate change may have cost him his television career. In 2004 he dismissed global warming as “poppycock”. In 2013 he told The Independent, “All of the work dried up after that. “I was due to start another series with the BBC but that didn’t go anywhere, and the other side [ITV] didn’t want to know.– part of his talk at AV2 ‘Challenging Orthodoxy’, challenging climate change science; 1967 report from Iron Mountain asked what threat will replace the cold war and do we actually want peace?
Transhumanists and AI: Project Mavern and new AI military drones. Russia’s only aircraft carrier on fire in week Royal Navy’s 65,000 ton aircraft carrier pair Prince Charles, sponsored, bizarrely, by Camilla, and Queen Elizabeth line up alongside each other for first time.
Martin Bormann: excerpt from film History Channel: ‘Inside the Nazis: Martin Bormann’, about Bormann’s and the Nazis’ ideas about women – also the Jews and the final solution; body of Bormann was said to be found – or was it his double Gunther? Book ‘Op JB’ by Christopher Creighton claims Ian Fleming’s unit picked Bormann up at same spot the doppelganger ‘Gunther’s body was found and smuggled him out in canoes to the Allied sector of Germany near the town of Werben.
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