Tags: UK

UK University Warns Bible Students Christs Crucifixion ‘Too Distressing’

The University of Glasgow has introduced ‘trigger warnings’ into a theology course in case students get distressed when studying the crucifixion of Jesus. The warnings were introduced for students taking a class called Creation to Apocalypse: Introduction to the Bible (Level 1) at the prestigious university which is part of the elite Russell Group RT reports:…

‘Transgender Studies’ To Be Taught In UK Primary Schools

British children as young as seven are to be taught in schools to stop using the terms ‘boys’ and ‘girls’ – in case they discriminate against transgender pupils – as a taxpayer-funded book about transgenderism is being rolled out to primary schools across the United Kingdom. The book — Can I Tell You About Gender Diversity? — focuses on…

Mayday! Post-Brexit Britain Courts Gulf Despots

With Britain’s post-Brexit economic outlook uncertain, Prime Minister Theresa May was doing her best this week to drum up trade prospects in the Persian Gulf. But her assiduous courting of the monarchs and emirs in what is perhaps the most despotic region in the world spells, ironically, a Mayday distress signal for an intensification of…

Donald Trump called the NATO alliance “obsolete.” Trump suggested that under his administration, the US may refuse to come to the aid of NATO allies unless they “pay their bills” and “fulfill their obligations.” NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is jumping on Trump’s statements and using it as a way to force NATO members to pay more…

The British Government has shut down a speech by Milo Yiannopoulos after putting pressure on the school hosting it to call it off. Anti-Extremism officials leaned on faculty at the school in Kent, England, where Yiannopoulos was due to speak, resulting in the event being scrapped. Speaking to Heat Street about the cancellation, Yiannopoulos said: “Who knew…

German finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble warns the UK faces stiff rules on tax breaks and prolonged EU payments. Such threats are nothing more than an extortion attempt by the EU on the UK. Schäuble’s threats are laughable because they are unenforceable, yet extremely serious because of likely end results.   Please consider yet another foolish…

Britain has passed what everyone calls the “snooper’s charter” otherwise known as the Investigatory Powers Bill.   This new legislation establishes the legal framework authorizing the government to hack into devices, networks and services in bulk and to create vast databases of personal information on all UK citizens. This is a preliminary step for a…