UK Column News - 17th June 2024

Brian Gerrish, Mark Anderson, and Prof. Diane Rasmussen McAdie with today's UK Column News.


BBC Finally Admits Horrors of Ukrainian Conscription—With a Wedding Photo

00:44 BBC: Vladimir Putin lays out terms for Ukraine ceasefire

Politico: ECB’s Lagarde digs in as US pushes Europe on using Russian assets for Ukraine aid

European Central Bank: Russia's war on Ukraine

European Central Bank: Policymaking in a new risk environment—Speech by Christine Lagarde, President of the ECB, at the 30th Dubrovnik Economic Conference

Bank for International Settlements: Project Viridis: a climate risk platform for financial authorities

BBC: Conscription squads send Ukrainian men into hiding

Commander Vlad now working at an enlistment centre after he was wounded at the frontline concedes few are volunteering to fight […]


"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing"—Edmund Burke

06:53 American Monetary Institute: 2024 International Monetary Conference: The AMI Conference is from Friday through Sunday, September 27–29, 2024

IISD's SDG Knowledge Hub: 2024 World Bank Group/International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings

Australian League of Rights: C.H. Douglas Seminar 2024 (PDF)

The People's Credit (Australia): A New Economics for Human Flourishing

Social Credit: What is the C.H. Douglas Institute?


LGBTQ In Early Years And Children's Development

19:00 Diane McAdie (on X): Diane McAdie’s post

I’m a librarian by profession. Anyone wondering why I’ve been separating myself from my profession? One reason here. If you don’t play along with it, they mob you and try to end you. Same as 1950s communism. No joke.

CILIP: The Library And Information Association: LGBTQ Network

The Classroom: EYFS: Knowledge and Understanding of the World—‘Colours’

GB News: Scottish primary schools appoint children as young as FOUR as 'LGBT Champions'

Scottish Daily Express: Scottish Government-funded LGBT charity worker suspended after sex abuse claims

Imperial College London: How to be a trans ally

Stonewall Scotland: Support trans youth: Respond to the government consultation

Humanities Commons: How Drag Queen Storytime in libraries helps early years children develop multi-literacies, empathy and centres inclusion


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OpenAI Puts Former NSA Director On Its Board

32:23 Republic Broadcasting: Edward Snowden eviscerates OpenAI’s decision to put a former NSA director on its board: ‘This is a willful, calculated betrayal of the rights of every person on earth’


Who Are The Party Funders?

34:56 openDemocracy: The biggest donors to Labour and the Tories in 2023

The Telegraph (2015): Britain is no longer a Christian country and should stop acting as if it is, says judge (Archived)

The Jewish Chronicle: Woolf Commission recommends greater diversity in faith schools

The Woolf Institute: Living With Difference (PDF)


Media's Latest Fearmongering: Tremble Before Your Salad!

43:07 GOV.UK: E. coli advice issued amid rise in cases

Debi Evans (on X): Debi Evans’ post

What has ⁦WHO⁩ got planned for YOUR country? I don’t have a crystal ball, we just work very hard at ⁦UK Column⁩ and join the dots. Not #Pandemics this time but targeted #Epidemics 

Sky News: E.coli outbreak: Public warned not to eat specific product recalled as 'precautionary measure'

The Guardian: Global heating will increase risk of parasite outbreaks, say South West Water owners

UK Water Industry Research: Drinking Water Quality & Health

Science Direct (2016): Effect of climate change on runoff of Campylobacter and Cryptosporidium from land to surface water

GOV.UK (2013): Antimicrobial resistance poses ‘catastrophic threat’, says Chief Medical Officer 

New Statesman (2022): Sally Davies: “Anti-microbial resistance could kill us before the climate crisis does”

Nature: Antibiotic resistance is a growing threat—is climate change making it worse?

UK Research and Innovation: Antimicrobial resistance

Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR): Global Coordination of Antimicrobial Resistance Research

World Health Organization (WHO): Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) AMR indicator

UN Environment Programme: Antimicrobial resistance: a global threat—UNEP

GOV.UK: Professor Chris Whitty

GB News: Antimicrobial resistance sparks WHO warning


And Finally: Don’t Forget WHO’s Encroachment In Africa

54:40 Brownstone Institute: Which Way, Africa?

Brownstone Institute: Reginald Oduor