Crime and Punishment

UK: where criminals who “hope to kill someone” [and succeed] are rewarded with light sentences

From The Independent... A van driver has been heard on camera saying “I hope I killed someone”, after being arrested for causing the death of a teenager in a horror crash. Luke Hawkes, 28, skipped a red light at high speed in Bridgwater, Somerset, when he collided with 19-year-old Bethany Branson, who was killed instantly. “Oh well,...

Scottish Bishops Reject Govt “Conversion Therapy” Report – Future of Church & Family Threatened

Bishops urge Scottish Government to reject “Conversion Therapy” report Monday 16 January 2023 Responding to the publication of the Scottish Government’s ‘expert’ advisory group on “Ending Conversion Practices”, Scotland’s Catholic Bishops have issued the following statement: The Church is pastorally sensitive to the experience of people who identify as homosexual. They are to be met with compassion...

Demanding An Apology – A Growing Fashion

From Demanding an Apology | Psychology Today... There are some people who command an apology! “I’m waiting for an apology,” a young woman texts her friend. A mother says to her son who forgot to pick her up from the train station: “If you don’t apologize, I’m not going to your graduation.” What good is an...

China Riots – A Warning To Authoritarian Governments Elsewhere… Including UK?

Editor writes... Across social media there is a sense that while there are many reasons for the uprisings among the Chinese people, the "last straw" has been the years of Covid lockdowns and restrictions. The rank stupidity in imposing a zero-Covid policy is beyond...well, rank stupidity.  The over-riding message from the people is, clearly, enough...

Crown Prosecution Service (CPS): It Is No Longer Appropriate To Quote Parts of Bible in Public

From News Letter... A statement by the UK's main prosecution service that it is "no longer appropriate" to read parts of the Bible aloud in public has been dubbed "ill-judged" and "concerning". Evangelical activist David Smyth and barrister Gavin Millar were reacting to a little-noticed statement from the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), made during a recent...

Pensioner Jailed for Serving Mince Pies During Lockdown (Crazy) Suffers Heart Attack in Prison

From MSM / Daily Express... A72-year-old has been hospitalised following a heart attack he suffered in prison. Maurice Snelling was jailed for perverting the course of justice having been discovered serving mince pies during lockdown. According to ChesireLive, he has reportedly been handcuffed to his hospital bed and refused visitors. Maurice Snelling broke coronavirus lockdown rules by...

Neil Oliver on Covid Repression: “I Won’t Forget”

One commentator from YouTube... "This is brilliant stuff and I've watched it twice already!  Inspiring and powerful oratory at its very best; it literally sent a thrill of youthful vigour and defiance down my tired old arthritic spine!  'They should be in exile on Elbe, the whole sorry lot of them' and 'gormless fools'. An...

Neil Oliver Praises the Protestant Reformation

Editor writes... Unfortunately, since one of our trolls drew our existence to the attention of YouTube, I have been shadow-banned on that platform, or I would have gone to town on the above video segment about The Church, underneath the video at source. Instead, I've tried to correct as many of Neil Oliver's errors as...

Rebel News Canada Comes to Scotland – Welcome!

Editor writes... Most of the anger over on the YouTube platform is directed at the police. But, what about the "lockdown snitch" - shouldn't that person also be prosecuted? And again, I can't resist pointing out that if there had been some real religious leadership, if, for example, the Scottish Bishops - or any group of...

Death of Killer Peter Tobin – Pray For All Involved

From the BBC... Serial killer Peter Tobin has died in hospital, at the age of 76. He was convicted of raping and murdering Polish student Angelika Kluk, 23, and hiding her body under the floor of a Glasgow church in 2006. He was also serving life terms at HMP Edinburgh for the murders of 15-year-old Vicky Hamilton...