UK Column News - 4th March 2024

Brian Gerrish, Alex Thomson and Mark Anderson with today's UK Column News.


Sunak To Masses: Your God, Whoever He Is, Won't Help You In My Britain

GOV.UK: Prime Minister's "address on extremism", 1 March 2024

It is not the colour of your skin, the God you believe in or where you were born, that will determine your success, but just your own hard work and endeavour. 

GOV.UK (2021): Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Israel and the UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office on the UK-Israel Strategic Partnership

Sunak's speech (source as above) has a section on Anglicanism as the British Establishment's universalist doormat:

You can be a practising Hindu and a proud Briton as I am.

Or a devout Muslim and a patriotic citizen as so many are.

Or a committed Jewish person and the heart of your local community—and all underpinned by the tolerance of our established, Christian church.

Premier Christian News: Welby apologises for refusing to meet Palestinian Christian leader

Church of England: Register with the GMH/UKME communication network

Epistle of Paul to the Galatians (3:28):

There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.

BBC: Church fund "not enough" to right slavery wrongs

Church of England: Training Officer—West Midlands Racial Justice Initiative


AI: Yes, Whites Are The Problem—My Programmers Told Me So

12:36 American Free Press: Scandal exposes liberal bias baked into artificial intelligence—"Woke' Ai focuses on promoting new racial and cultural stereotypes

Montana Department of Justice: Attorney General Knudsen demands answers from Google regarding woke AI system


Where’s Your Gumption, Sumption? Casting Aspersions On Trial By Jury

15:11 LBC (2022): Colston Four verdict: Lord Sumption tells LBC he doesn't particularly admire jury system

Lord Sumption in The Telegraph: The public are not aware of the high price we pay for juries (archived here)

UK Legislation: County Courts Act 1984, §66

UK Column series: A Dissident's Guide to the Constitution


WHO's One Health Creed: Man The Meatbag Cohabits With Pond Life On Equal Terms

19:20 World Health Organization: International Pathogen Surveillance Network launches catalytic grant fund for pathogen genomics

WHO: Leaders call for scale-up in implementing One Health approach

WHO Director General Tedros Ghebreyesus (in above source):

We need sustained political will to ensure One Health principles are embedded in national and international policies. Implementation in countries; resource mobilization; science and evidence; and political will. These are the four priorities that we must pursue together in the year ahead.

WHO: A guide to implementing the One Health Joint Plan of Action at national level

WHO One Health High Level Expert Panel (2022): One Health Theory of Change


Northern Ireland High Court: Yes, The EU Still Rules Ulster

25:40 UK Legislation: Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Act 2023

A Lawyer Writes (Joshua Rozenberg on Substack): Holed below the water-line—judge disapplies Northern Ireland troubles legislation

Goodreads: Tony Blair and the IRA (Austen Morgan)


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Forthcoming UK Column interview: No Smoke Without Fire—The Green King: 1 pm on Tuesday 5 March

People's Food & Farming Alliance webinar: Your Farmers Need You!—7 pm on Wednesday 6 March

Solidarity Rally: No Farmers, No Food—Truro, 12:30 pm on Saturday 16 March

Glastonbury event: An Evening With Richard Vobes, Sandi Adams and Clive de Carle—7–10 pm, Saturday 30 March—tickets (£15/£10) via or from Fairyland Aromatics, 48 High Street, Glastonbury BA6 9DX

Petition to UK Parliament: Repeal the Climate Change Act 2008 and Net Zero targets


Loopy Luftwaffe: German Air Chief Marshal Caught Red-Handed Scheming To Help Ukrainians Blow Up Kerch Bridge For Political Capital

35:17 ZeroHedge: Germany confirms leaked audio of its top generals discussing blowing up Crimean bridge

Sputnik Globe: Full transcript of German top military officials' leaked plot to attack Crimean bridge 

Breaking Defense: What about Taurus missiles for Germany? The one question Germany's chancellor hears on repeat 

Deputy Chairman of Russian National Security Council, former President Dmitry Medvedev (on Telegram, in Russian): 


Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (German): [Health Minister] Lauterbach wants to equip health system for "military conflicts"


American Support For Ukraine War Collapsing, Especially For Direct US Intervention

40:48 Lester Crown Center on US Foreign Policy and Chicago Council on Global Affairs: Americans continue to support military and economic aid to Ukraine


Creaky Kriegsmarine: Hessen In Red Sea Saved From Friendly Fire Embarrassment By Its Own Superannuated Equipment Failure

48:18 Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (German): German frigate inadvertently shoots at allied drone

Die Welt (German): Utterly outdated equipment: The eye-watering list of defects on the frigate Hessen


Reframed Secret Intelligence Service Sells Itself As Multiethnic Derring-Do For Kidults

51:55 BBC: Working for MI6 "more exciting than James Bond film", says spy


US-Mexico Border: Mark Anderson's Filmed Evidence Of Washington's Determination Not To Keep Anyone Out

53:44 New York Post: $100 million in border wall materials rusting away in Texas: report