As we remember #Manchester victims, remember this. #security #cuts

As the nation remembers the victims of the Manchester bombing, with grief for those killed and admiration for those who have overcome terrible injuries, the Establishment is presenting that grief and inspiration without proper recognition of what went before. In the aftermath of the bombing a year ago, as the UK prepared for a general […]

Video: Williamson on May’s Syria decision: “hearsay, social media and inhumanity”

Labour MP Chris Williamson appeared last night on Channel 4 News to talk about Theresa May’s decision to pursue military action in Syria without giving MPs a vote. Presenter Cathy Newman appeared more interested in trying to get a particular soundbite, trying to manoeuvre Williamson into saying fo otage of children in a Douma hospital […]

Three times Corbyn supported (genuine) humanitarian troop deployments

This week, the Tories and a few backbench Labour ‘moderate warmongers’ have attempted to portray a false dichotomy in the Commons debates on Syria, claiming that the choice has been between dropping bombs for ‘humanitarian’ reasons or doing nothing at all. This is of course entirely false. The media, backing up the claims of Establishment […]

Video: uproar in House as Laura Smith asks when Trump ‘instructed’ May to take military action

As one right-wing Labour MP after another disgraced her- or himself by standing up in the House of Commons this afternoon to give cover to Theresa May for her premature and probably illegal missile attack on Syria – which hit the wrong places anyway – Laura Smith, Labour MP for Crewe and Nantwich, did Labour […]

Johnson praised Assad for success v ISIS. ISIS used missile attacks to cover Damascus assault

Assad is a tyrant Two years ago, Boris Johnson was praising him for pushing back ISIS Missile strikes probably illegal under international law ISIS used the weekend’s US, UK and French missile attacks to launch new assault The government ordered missile attacks against Syria last weekend – hitting facilities that appear, from the reaction of […]

Video: BBC’s CBS clip gives away – no chemical weapons in destroyed Syria lab

BBC News showed footage of tour of destroyed Barza facility Barza said to be major chemical and bio weapon facility Barza hit by more missiles than any other during weekend’s strikes protective equipment conspicuous by its absence The BBC does not often help expose government fiction these days, but with the help of a video […]

Video: Marr to Corbyn “it’s strange – the people agree with you on Syria!” Easy to see why

There was an interesting little passage this morning on the BBC’s Marr show during Andrew Marr’s interview with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, in which the presenter hinted that he found the UK public a bit baffling – because they agree with Corbyn on Syria. Corbyn’s response will resonate with a big majority of us – and […]

With Trump about to bomb Syria, you need to see this

US fighter jets over Iraq The US is expected to start bombing imminently against the Assad regime’s forces and infrastructure in Syria. Based on recent history, the Tory government and adventurist so-called Labour ‘moderates’ will wish to join in – and will paint anyone who opposes the move as unpatriotic and, almost certainly, as a […]