Category Archives: Intelligence

When even arch-Brexiteers warn of no-deal danger to the economy, you know it’s time to worry

A cross-party House of Commons report, co-authored by arch-Brexiteers such as Jacob Rees-Mogg, warns of the dangers of a no-deal Brexit. The report was published in July, prior to Boris Johnson becoming prime minister, but has only recently been made … Continue reading

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Brexit means an unelected bureaucrat, married into aristocracy, who’s now the de-facto PM

Dominic Cummings is an unelected bureaucrat who’s described as “assistant to the prime minister”, with responsibilities for Brexit and domestic policy. He is clearly determined to see the UK leave the EU by the 31 October deadline. Though he’ll undoubtedly … Continue reading

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Judge’s ruling throws huge spanner into US extradition proceedings against Assange

A US judge has ruled that WikiLeaks was fully entitled to publish the Democratic National Congress (DNC) emails, which means no law was broken. The ruling is highly significant as it could impact upon the US extradition proceedings against WikiLeaks … Continue reading

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General Election timing is crucial for ‘Boris Gang’, as also Dominic Cummings’ role

Despite a denial to the contrary, the ‘Boris Gang’ appears to be preparing for an autumn general election, though the precise timing will be dependent on a number of scenarios. Indeed, over 500 different advertisements promoting the gang are already … Continue reading

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A multi-millionaire’s trial for alleged sex trafficking could see Trump in the dock too

Donald Trump has been accused of sexual assault, including rape, over four decades. So far, he has managed to avoid prosecution. But with the indictment of his multi-millionaire friend Jeffrey Epstein, Trump may finally be in trouble. He may even … Continue reading

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The US criminalisation of WikiLeaks can lead to only one outcome: journalists beware

The UK and Canadian governments have just hosted a jamboree in London on ‘defending media freedom’. Australia’s foreign minister Marise Payne attended. The irony is that in the same city languishes an Australian citizen with a freshly renewed passport: WikiLeaks … Continue reading

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Echoes of the miners’ strike as thousands of riot cops and military are prepared for no-deal Brexit

Conservative Party leadership contenders Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are still determined to consider no-deal Brexit as an option. Should no-deal proceed, we shouldn’t forget that earlier this year the government announced that thousands of riot police and troops are … Continue reading

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