The BBC was accused yesterday of threatening public safety by its decision to invite the British National Party leader Nick Griffin on to its Question Time programme.
In a letter to Mark Thompson, the BBC Director-General, Hammersmith and Fulham Council called on the corporation to move the programme from Television Centre, in White City, West London, over fears that thousands of protesters will picket the building. Tovább »
Desperate to secure a majority at next year’s Hungarian general election, the opposition Fidesz party’s behaviour is beginning to exhibit precisely that chief quality that also characterizes the incumbent MSZP Socialists: taking the Hungarian electorate for fools. Tovább »
Krisztina Morvai MEP issued a dire warning to the European parliament last week, as she informed fellow parliamentarians of plans by the Hungarian police to engage in deliberate acts of repressive violence, next Friday the 23rd of October, in a chillingly reminiscent potential repetition of the regime-sponsored brutality which shocked the world on the same date three years ago. Tovább »
On any given day, about one in every 10 young male high school dropouts is in jail or juvenile detention, compared with one in 35 young male high school graduates, according to a new study of the effects of dropping out of school in an America where demand for low-skill workers is plunging. Tovább »
Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life report shows nearly one in four people practice Islam, with over 60% of world's Muslims living in Asia, about 20% living in Mideast and North Africa, 2.4% in Europe. Tovább »
On September 14, two black students beat a white student on a West Belleville (IL) High School bus. As a result, there was a white supremacist rally Saturday in Belleville, featuring swastikas and insults with a crowd of 250 onlookers. Tovább »
A Christian couple who run a hotel have been charged with a criminal offence for allegedly insulting a female Muslim guest about her beliefs.
Ben and Sharon Vogelenzang are charged with breaching Section 5 of the Public Order Act – causing harassment, alarm or distress. Tovább »
LONGMONT — Rosemarie Pence spins a convincing yarn, according to those who now believe the tales she told to win her way into their lives and homes were nothing more than terrible fictions meant to play on their sympathies. Tovább »