International News and Politics

There have been new developments in the show trial against Geert Wilders, the leader of the Party for Freedom (Partij voor de Vrijheid, PVV) in the Netherlands. Since then there have been additional reports in the media about the improper involvement of the Minister of Justice in the case.

A nightmare scenario is starting to unfold in the Middle East, as major damage has been inflicted on a huge oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia, cutting 5 million barrels a day of oil from world markets, and halving Saudi output. Iran-backed Shia Houthi insurgents, currently fighting a war with Sunni Saudi forces in Yemen, claimed...

The weekend attack on the Saudi oil refinery may well be looked back at as a true hinge moment in history, for it represents the first time a world power, Iran, through its agents in Yemen*, struck another world power with large numbers of drones in a coordinated fashion. Sure, drones have been used for the last twenty years or...

Johnson's efforts as the new prime minister ostensibly are to carry out the will of the British people as voiced in 2016, against the wishes of the European Union apparat and most of the British establishment. But after hundreds of years of rugged independence, will Britain finally merge into Europe, or will it retain its singular culture and grow...

Sparring with journalists from the British Daily Mirror newspaper which had turned up to photograph him on release, Mr Robinson said: "You're a part of the propaganda being pushed out. My only message to them is you're a disgrace and an embarrassment; if this happened in Hong Kong, Russia, China, you'd be up in arms but because I talk about...

I felt privileged to have been offered the chance to visit Robinson and break up the monotony of one of his prison days. As I've argued before, I believe him to be a man more sinned against than sinning. The main reason for his draconian sentence, I suspect, is that it suited the Establishment to make an example of him...

Democratic values, however, appear to be the think-tank's least concern. The proposed law would make the British government the arbiter of accepted speech, especially political speech. Such an extraordinary and radically authoritarian move would render freedom of speech an illusion in the UK. The Home Office would be able to accuse any group it...

Geert has long campaigned against the authoritarian political union of Europe and its disastrous policies of free movement and immigration. Geert understands how the importation of millions of people from Islamic countries produces more terrorism, more cultural divides and a massive increase in Anti-Semitism throughout Europe.