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December 23, 2023

Watchdog won't act over serial Jewish Chronicle failures

The sham ‘regulator’ admits there are standards problems at Sir Robbie Gibb’s newspaper but insists – against all the evidence – that it has the matter under control, writes Brian Cathcart. “We...

"The Wind Beneath Their Wings"

Karen Hatter    Stopping by her elderly father's home in West Philadelphia, to look in on him one day in 1995, as was her habit, my sister in law happened to answer the telephone. The man on the other end of the line had been searching for he ...

UK and US workers join to form 'super-union'

Britain's biggest union is to form a new international super-union with an American counterpart. Unite has announced a merger with the US-based United Steelworkers union.The two unions will create a new body called Workers Uniting. Unite itself is the ...

How I cheated death after car crash

 Philip WatlingIn December 1994, I was hit by a car and suffered a massive head injury. I was airlifted to hospital by helicopter and stayed there for five months, but recovered so well I was able to write an autobiographical account of my accident - ...

Fascist attacks 'immigrants' in UK national newspaper blog

Deborah Hobson - The-Latest EXCLUSIVEBritain's first fascist to be elected to the official body which runs London has used blogs on a national newspaper website to blame  'immigrants and the sons of immigrants' for the recent spate of knif ...

How to survive killer malaria destinations

Christine Waverly Travelling a little farther than you have originally planned might require you to be safer health-wise. There are many vaccines that your country's health department recommends before you get somewhere else. One to combat malaria is t ...

Meet the Royal in the Sex and Coke Scandal

THE-LATEST - UK EXCLUSIVE We can reveal the name of the British royal family member at the centre of the sex and cocaine scandal. It's not Charles, Edward, or even Harry but Viscount David Linley, son of the late Princess Margaret, the 1 ...

Mental illness hits US combat troops

Almost 300,000 US soldiers who have returned from Iraq and Afghanistan, the equivalent of one out of every five veterans of those wars, are suffering from depression and other psychological disorders, according to a study by the Rand Corporation think tank ...

Food rationing confronts breadbasket of the world

Josh Gerstein, New York Sun Many parts of America, long considered the breadbasket of the world, are now confronting a once unthinkable phenomenon: food rationing.Major retailers in New York, in areas of New England, and on the West Coast are limiting pur ...

'Tony Blair's closest lawyer friend plotted against striking workers'

Marc Wadsworth - The-Latest EXCLUSIVEWhich is more of a political scandal? The revelation that right-wing British prime minister Margaret Thatcher set up a secret Cabinet committee during the titanic miners' strike of 1984, which threatened to topple ...

American propaganda uncovered

Nick DaviesAnother example of propaganda running straight through a quality UK newspaper has surfaced since I wrote my book Flat Earth News, published this month. It occurred in the mid 1990s, but it is a foretaste of what happened in the run-up to the inv ...

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