Brian Gerrish, Alex Thomson and Vanessa Beeley with today’s UK Column News.
Vanessa Beeley On The Events In France: Who's Stirring The Pot?
00:25 Kaya959: France has fallen, looting and destruction continues for sixth day after slain teen’s death (using an AI-created image)
Bots on Twitter post the same text on the occasion of the unrest in France
Alex Krainer's TrendCompass on Substack: France under attack
France is now the main Islamic country in Europe, with more than 10% of its population being Muslim. Islam is the second-largest religion in France, but it takes the first position when counting active practitioners. There is no coming back from this—their future is Islamic!
Rair USA: 'Allahu Akbar' Riots Erupt in France After Police Shooting of 17-Year-Old Nahel with a Lengthy Criminal History
JIX5A on Twitter: “Did we just witnessed a car bomb going off in France?”
Ashlea Simon (Chair of Britain First): “Barbarian horde loots a Catholic bookshop in Nantes”—who are the perpetrators?
Algeria on Twitter: The French Minister of Interior Affairs:
4,000 people were arrested, 90% of them were French and 10% were foreigners. Only 40 people were without documents during the recent events.
Correction from Monday: The French Interior Ministry letter on internet shutoffs appears forged
DD Geopolitics: In March 2011, Gaddafi warned that without unified and stable Libya there would be no one to control countless migrants from Africa and the Middle East from fleeing to Europe
Wikipedia: Paris massacre of 1961
Axios: At least 78 dead, hundreds feared missing after migrant boat sinks off Greek coast
Zelensky Calls On Biden For NATO Membership Invitation, Now!
19:55 BBC: Ukraine counter-offensive will be long and bloody, says US Gen Mark Milley
NATO: Relations with Ukraine
A strong, independent Ukraine is vital for the stability of the Euro-Atlantic area.
CNN: Zelensky calls on Biden to invite Ukraine into NATO now—even if membership doesn't happen until after war
CNN: Ukraine’s counteroffensive hasn’t met expectations
BBC: Ukraine war: The lethal minefields holding up Kyiv's counter-offensive
One of many video clips showing never ending Russian equipment enroute to the Ukrainian front lines
Russia has now reinforced the Ukraine eastern front with 180,000 trained troops
Russia has clearly demonstrated that it is out producing the US NATO and the EU in military hardware and ammunition
Ukrainian attacks on civilian areas Donetsk go unreported by the West
The New Voice Of Ukraine (via Yahoo! News): Ukraine's losses are several times less than those of the enemy—defense official
The Kyiv Independent: General Staff: Russia has lost 231,030 troops in Ukraine
The Guardian: Zaporizhzhia situation ‘tense’ as both sides accuse each other of planning attack on nuclear plant
30:26 UK Column Shop
Jam For Freedom Festival, 3–6 August, Essex
Please help Adam Rowland afford life-saving therapy
Book: Hold The Line by Tamara Lich: My story from the heart of the Freedom Convoy
Drag Queen Story Hour UK tomorrow (Thursday) at 1 pm—Skipton Library, Skipton, BD23 1JX
UK Column article: Can we trust our universities and colleges?
UK Column interview: The NHS—Jewel in our crown or thorn in our side?
Forthcoming UK Column Interview: What did Pfizer know? A shot in the dark—Thursday 6 July, 1 pm
The Great Net Zero Debate—7 July 2023, 17:45, Glastonbury Town Hall
Secession–No Longer Just An American Concern
Independent: Norway? No way, says No 10, as Orkney considers its constitutional future
The National (Scotland): New legal opinion outlines international routes to independence
Gateway Pundit: Louisiana Sovereignty Resolution Should Be Model for Entire Nation as DC Government Becomes Increasingly Lawless
Red-State Secession on Substack: The biggest secession news of the century, Texas will likely vote on secession March 2024
Military Turmoil And Breakdown
42:01 Daily Mail: Britain's top military officer faces a grilling by MPs after the head of the Army quits over budget cuts
Green Cause Beats Gay Cause? Just Stop Oil Admits Pride Is A Protest
45:08 Just Stop Oil on Twitter: LGBTQ+ supporters of Just Stop Oil have disrupted the Pride in London parade
London Pride 2023: The Chief Executive of Terrence Higgins Trust, Richard Angell:
Ending the wait in gender-affirming healthcare is a way of ending the HIV epidemic.
Jana Puglierin: The EU Can Shape The Global Order
52:06 NPR (2022): Germany is building what's expected to become Europe's largest military
European Council on Foreign Relations: Re:shape Global Europe (Project Director Jana Puglierin)
Relevant UK Column timeline: EU Military Unification
ECFR: The Power Atlas
Power is now defined by control over flows of people, goods, money, and data
BBC (2018): Hungarian foreign minister challenged on migration policy
Babylon Bee (satire): Scientists Who Didn't Predict A Single Thing Accurately For Last 12 Months Confident They Know What The Weather Is Going To Be Like In 100 Years