Mr Johnson said: “When left-wing anarchists tried to destroy the freedom of the Press, he was silent because for some reason he did not want to offend crusty left-wing anarchists.” … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson slams ‘left-wing anarchists’ who blocked newspaper deliveries last week
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Unfortunately, on Friday night and Saturday morning the police were slow to act. At the printing plants in Hertfordshire and on Merseyside, they failed to start clearing Extinction Rebellion protesters for more than six hours. In the end, there were 80 arrests. Their relaxed attitude recalls the laid-back behaviour of the some of the police during the demonstrations in London last year. Absurdly, officers were filmed raving with protesters, while one policeman was spotted skateboarding on Waterloo Bridge. … [Read more...] about ‘Press are worse than the Nazis’: Independent newspaper columnist who masterminded Extinction Rebellion blockade of printworks says ‘this is like World War Two and you guys are on the other side’
Adler reckons that is also untrue. ‘Once again, where is the evidence? Her father did indeed hold slave- owning land in North Carolina. But Lady Grace predeceased him, so how much of the profit actually flowed to Ham House? The family certainly did not inherit any of the land in North Carolina.’ … [Read more...] about National Witch-hunt: Some of Britain’s grandest families have bequeathed their homes to the National Trust – now hijacked by the PC mob. Their reward? To be publicly smeared over dubious links to slavery, writes GUY ADAMS