Archive for 'Utter Scumbags'
If ever anyone was deserving of a drone strike, it is the bastards who did this:
Gunmen have wounded a 14-year-old rights activist who has campaigned for girls’ education in the Swat Valley in north-west Pakistan.
Malala Yousafzai was attacked on her way home from school in Mingora, the region’s main town.
She came to public attention in [...]
It happened when Lara Logan suffered multiple rape in Tahrir Square. It happened when Mona Eltahawy endured serious sexual assault and physical attack at the same location; including from thick thugs who, not only showed less compassion than the Daily Mail but also jeering that she should not have gone there, seemingly unaware that [...]
In every country and culture, there are some sad, inadequate individuals who, for varying psychological reasons, find themselves drawn to destructive cults. In some cases those cults are purely religious in nature and a number of apocalyptic sects have ended in death and violence. Some cults combine religion and politics in [...]
A forthcoming anti-war ‘mass assembly’ has been announced and supporters have to sign up to the following statement:
We pledge that if British Troops are still in Afghanistan on the tenth anniversary of the invasion we will join the mass assembly in Trafalgar Square on Saturday 8 October to make it clear to the government that [...]
Despite a description of the Huffington Post as a “galley rowed by slaves” by Tim Rutten of the LA Times, significant differences exist between contributors and the victims of this creepy case.
Anthony Harrison, a former Newham council janitor has been sentenced to 20 years for his role in ‘importing’ and attempting to ‘export’ two Nigerian [...]
I don’t believe that Rupert Murdoch is the Prince of Darkness. I have no particular views on whether or not he should have been permitted to take over BSkyB. I’m not particularly opposed to hacks photographic celebrities with telephoto lenses.
But, blimey, this News of the World/Millie Dowler business is … well, words fail me.
How much [...]
I often wonder if my recollection of hearing on 10 September 2001 of Ahmed Massoud’s assassination is a planted memory.
I now wonder if my recollection of hearing about speculation that Milly Dowler was alive in the days after her disappearance on 21 March 2002 – due to signs of activity on her mobile phone account [...]