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I saw with my own eyes what people like Shamima did to Syria and Iraq. Indeed, all of us watched on TV as ISIS annihilated entire communities, shot thousands of people in ditches, burned them in cages and threw gay men from buildings. It is because of what we all felt and saw that the British people must never stray...

Earlier this week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg had a difficult decision to make. Incoming legislation in Australia meant that social media platforms like his were going to be forced to pay news providers to new content. How was he going to respond? Quite aggressively, it would seem. Not only did he instantly pull all news content from Facebook...

Our elected leaders must not shy away from discussing culture and religion, to both help build on existing perpetrator profiles for law enforcement agencies, and better inform public policy moving forwards. The Home Secretary is right when she describes this as 'one of the biggest stains on our country's conscience' - and that's why victims of...

Can this level of state interference in the private and personal domain of family and faith really be possible? In 2020 families are being told not to kiss and hug at Christmas, nor to attend their church - in Italy, which, remember, invented kissing, hugging and family. Sometimes you have to pinch yourself to believe it. As if following...

In a landmark speech in October, French President Emmanuel Macron committed to defend secularism against Islamist separatism, adding that a law would be presented by year's end. Even though Macron made sure to specifically repeat that he is fighting Islamism and not Islam, what made the headlines was his statement that "Islam is in a crisis all...

The leak is a significant security breach likely to embarrass Xi Jinping. "It is also going to embarrass some global companies who appear to have no plan in place to protect their intellectual property from theft. From economic espionage," she said. Ms Markson said the data was extracted from a Shanghai server by Chinese dissidents, whistleblowers,...

Attacks on French-Armenian citizens by a far-right Turkish group in Lyon in late October was the last straw for French authorities in face of a growing menace of the Turkish ultranationalist organization, the Gray Wolves. It targets minorities it deems as hostile to Turkey, including Greeks, Kurds and Jews. The Gray Wolves offers a peculiar mix of...

Tommy Robinson continues to be harassed by the Police for the mere act of breathing. Here he gives you an update on his latest arrests and court appearances. The costs of these arrests are appalling.