UK Column News - 8th September 2023

Brian Gerrish, Mike Robinson and Vanessa Beeley with today’s UK Column News.


Marianna In Hypocrisyland

​​00:22 The New European: When the BBC's disinformation correspondent lied on her CV

​​Daily Mail: BBC's disinformation correspondent and chief fact-checker Marianna Spring is accused of lying on her CV by falsely claiming to have worked with a Beeb journalist when applying for a job in Moscow

​​The Guardian: The BBC’s Marianna Spring: ‘The more violent the rhetoric, the more important it is I expose it

​​House of Commons Library: Online Safety Bill: progress of the Bill

​​Will Cathcart (Twitter/X):

The fact remains that scanning everyone’s messages would destroy privacy as we know it.  That was as true last year as it is today.

​​Electronic Frontier Foundation: The EU Digital Markets Act’s Interoperability Rule Addresses An Important Need, But Raises Difficult Security Problems for Encrypted Messaging

​​GOV.UK: Revised Investigatory Powers Act notices regimes consultation


​​World’s Oldest Sunday Paper Reduced To Pontificating About Dogs’ Flatulence

​​09:24 The Spectator: Is your pet killing the planet?

​​OffGuardian: SARS–CoV–2 pet vaccine roll-out is psychological warfare against Humanity 

​​Forbes: From Cats To Cattle: How Zoetis Is Using Digital And Data To Transform Animal Health

​​Lawyers Weekly: Animal vaccine company succeeds in defending $53m class action 

​​Grand View Research: Animal Vaccines Market Size, Share & Trends Report, 2030

​​The Telegraph: Owners warned against cuddling their cats after kitten dies from Covid 

​​Statista: Zoetis—Statistics & Facts


​​“Fixated Threats”: Spiral Drive Into A British Dictatorship, A Decade After UK Column’s First Analysis Of FTAC

​​17:24 Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust: Fixated Threat Assessment Centre (FTAC)

​​Wikipedia: Fixated Threat Assessment Centre

​​Fixated Research Group: Fixated Research Group: FRG

​​Hansard—UK Parliament (2007): Fixated Threat Assessment Centre


​​British And EU Record Of Inhumanity Towards Foreign-National Children In Syria

​​25:44 Vanessa Beeley (Substack): Western rampant hypocrisy as they condemn children in north-east Syria to a life of abuse

​​UK Column article (2016): The Unaccompanied Children Scandal

​​UK Column News, 29 March 2018: 43:08 segment—Unaccompanied asylum-seeking children: more to go missing

​​GOV.UK: The APPG for Runaway and Missing Children and Adults and the APPG for Looked After Children and Care Leavers

​​UK Column interview: Media on Trial: Vanessa Beeley, Eva Bartlett and Fiorella Isabel

​​UK Column interview: Léon Krier looks at linear super-city Neom

​​Free Event in Surrey: Sunday 10 September. Priory Park, Reigate, RH2 7RL. All are welcome


​​Viewers’ E-mails

​​38:39 E-mail to UK Column: Community Solidarity Stroud District

​​E-mail to UK Column: Stand In The Park

​​E-mail to UK Column: Standish Hotel change of use, Independent Councillor 

​​E-mail to UK Column: No to children


​​Supporting Wagner Group Punishable By Up To 14 Years In Jail

​​41:20 GOV.UK: Russian Wagner Group declared terrorists

​​TASS: Britain remains major geopolitical adversary of Russia

​​EurActiv: Armenia’s Pashinyan gives up Karabakh, abandons Russia-led CSTO

​​Syriana Analysis (YouTube): Impending Full-Scale Attack By Azerbaijan Against Armenia

​​Alison Tahmizian Meuse: Twitter Profile


​​Roland Walker, Next Chief of the General Staff: Dark Ops Specialist?

​​50:52 Daily Mail: Britain's top military officer faces a grilling by MPs

​​GOV.UK: Grant Shapps appointed as new Defence Secretary

​​The Telegraph: The ex-SAS war hero intent on change for the British Army


​​The BRICS-led New Development Bank (NDB)

​​56:44 New Development Bank: About NDB

​​New Development Bank: Policy on Sovereign Loans & Loans with Sovereign Guarantee

​​Global Policy Journal: The New Development Bank and Strategic Partnerships