Elliott Johnson Suicide: Some Notes on False “Row with Parents” Claim

From Simon Walters at the Mail on Sunday: The parents of the Tory activist whose suicide sparked a bullying scandal last night hit back at claims that his death was linked to a family row over him being gay. Ray and Alison Johnson released a heart-rending suicide note in which their son Elliott repeatedly tells them […]

VIP Abuse Claims: New Evidence of “Nick’s” Credibility Crumbles As Old Blog Post Resurfaces

From Vikram Dodd at the Guardian: Operation Midland detectives investigating claims of sexual abuse by prominent establishment figures believe their main witness is still credible, but have not uncovered evidence to support criminal charges against any suspects. The Guardian understands that the Scotland Yard investigation has found evidence pointing to the credibility of aspects of the […]

Report Claims Putin’s “Soft Power” Impresario Vladimir Yakunin Under Investigation

From Radio Free Europe: Reports have surfaced that Vladimir Yakunin, a longtime crony of Vladimir Putin, is being investigated by Russian law enforcement. Russia’s Interior Ministry officials are not confirming the reports, which first appeared on the blog of opposition leader Aleksei Navalny. But they are not denying them either. Navalny published the claim here. If true, […]

Daily Mail Says “None of Us Should be Condemned or Vilified Until Our Guilt is Proved”

Operation Midland A thundering editorial from the Daily Mail: An ugly chapter in the history of the police As the inquiry into a fantasist’s allegations of a VIP paedophile ring draws to its ignominious close, so too does a truly ugly chapter in the history of Scotland Yard. Nothing is more fundamental to liberty and the […]

Newspaper Interview Reveals Details of Sex Abuse Allegations Against Bishop George Bell

The Argus, a regional newspaper in Sussex, has published a long interview with the woman who claims to have been abused by Bishop George Bell as a child more than 60 years ago. The allegation came to light in October, when the Diocese of Chichester issued a statement in which it confirmed that it had investigated the […]

No, Terry Wogan Did Not say “David Icke was Correct on Jimmy Savile”

From Neon Nettle,  a purported news-site otherwise unknown to me: Did Terry Wogan Admit David Icke Was Right Before his Death? …Wogan allegedly told the BBC news service: “I ridiculed someone who was in the process of waking up. You see I was asleep myself just as so many others were. Well, I apologise to Mr […]

Theodore Shoebat Introduces Another Friend

Shoebat Foundation website publishes praise of masked attack on migrants in Sweden From Right Wing Watch: Yesterday, radical right-wing activist Theodore Shoebat posted an extended discussion he recently had with fellow Shoebat.com contributor Andrew Bieszad about their belief that “all of the evils that we are seeing around the world can find its origin in anti-Catholicism.” Given Shoebat’s […]