Radio Host Clashes With Union Boss Over Facemasks In Schools

Schools and colleges continue to insist that students wear face coverings in lessons, despite numerous recent studies declaring masks to be ineffective, unhealthy and detrimental to kids learning. Talk Radio’s Julia Hartley-Brewer put this to Geoff Barton this morning. Barton is the general secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders. His response to […]

Cambridge Prof Accused Of Racism For Saying Black Historian Is Eloquent

A Cambridge University Professor has been accused of racism after describing a black historian and television presenter as “eloquent.” Priyamvada Gopal teaches postcolonial studies at Churchill College. She accused her colleague David Abulafia of dismissing writers of colour after he used the word eloquent in reference to David Olusoga, the black history professor and broadcaster. […]

38% Of Global Population Yet To Have A Single Covid Jab

More than three billion people are yet to have a single covid-19 jab, according to the World Health Organisation. That’s roughly 38 per cent of the global population. Dr. Mike Ryan, executive director of the WHO’s emergencies programme said that the acceptance of vaccination is not a “moral grey area.” According to The Telegraph: He […]

Irish Government To Publish Online Harms Bill

The Irish government is set to follow its British counterpart and publish an online harms bill. The legislation will allow for the appointment of an online safety commissioner to head up a new Media Commission. According to state broadcaster RTÉ: The commissioner will draw up rules around how social media services should deal with harmful […]

Quebec To Impose “Health Tax” On Un-jabbed Citizens

The Canadian province of Quebec will impose a health tax on citizens who have not been vaccinated against covid-19. Quebec’s premier Francois announced the plan yesterday. Quebec will be Canada’s first province to introduce financial penalties for the un-jabbed. According to the BBC: Only about 12.8% of Quebec residents are not vaccinated, but they make […]