Author Archives: Rob Godfrey

Marianne and the 6th Republic

There are eleven candidates in the forthcoming French presidential election. Six of these candidates don’t stand much chance. Here’s the latest opinion poll for the top five contenders: Marine Le Pen – 27% Emmanuel Macron – 23% Francois Fillon – … Continue reading

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Shine On You Crazy Diamonds

As always these days I don’t know where to begin; it’s now all so fecking mad where can you start with it? I know, the obvious conclusion of neo-conservatism is fascism. Benito Mussolini once said: “The definition of fascism is … Continue reading

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Obamagate and Vault 7

Last weekend Trump accused Obama of tapping his phone during last year’s presidential election campaign. The accusation was made via Trump’s infamous early morning tweets. If the accusation is true, Obama could face trial. At the time of writing, Trump … Continue reading

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The Demented Frankenstein

What’s going on in America at the moment is absolutely gobsmacking, and as usual I’m not sure where to begin with it all. I suppose I could start with this… White House does not know if alleged surveillance of Trump … Continue reading

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Pizzagate And Disappearing Journalists

Since last November I’ve been mentioning ‘Pizzagate’ a lot on this blog, but I’ve yet to do a detailed post on it. The main reason for this is because there’s all kind of things going on behind the scenes at … Continue reading

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Natural News

In the months leading up to last November’s US presidential election, Wikileaks released a series of hacked e-mails. These e-mails showed beyond any doubt that Hillary Clinton & Co are totally corrupt. No one questioned the veracity of these leaked … Continue reading

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Trumped

I’m in the middle of writing another volume of memoirs, and thus I’m rather exhausted at the moment, too exhausted to give much time to this blog. However, politically things are so crazy right now that I have to say … Continue reading

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Gestapo GB

As I always say, I’m no fan of Donald Trump and hold completely opposite political views to his. However, he was elected President in what appeared to be a free and fair election (even if only half the eligible voters … Continue reading

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Paris Burns

This month there have been more major riots here in France, both in the south of the country and in Paris. The RT report that I include here blames this civil unrest on accusations of police brutality, but actually it … Continue reading

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Confusion Reigns

Politics is so confused at the moment; which is not a good sign. President Trump’s ‘Muslim ban’ is a prime example. This is not a Muslim ban; it’s a temporary 90 day restriction on people from several Middle Eastern countries … Continue reading

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Jean Luc Mélenchon

There’s more extraordinary stuff going on in the USA, such as President Trump withdrawing the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal; but instead of again concentrating on all things Trump, I’m going to stick to this side … Continue reading

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Cuddling the CIA

After my last 11 posts I was going to give all things Donald Trump a rest for a while. However, it’s history in the fast lane at the moment, so: yesterday, Saturday, was President Trump’s first full day in office, … Continue reading

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Inauguration Day

56 years ago on this day, in 1961, John F Kennedy gave his inaugural speech. He said some incredibly prescient stuff here… Contrast to Donald Trump today, 20th January 2017… The only thing that stood out for me about Trump’s … Continue reading

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1 day to go

Here in France it’s not unusual for locally elected officials to be on the ‘far left’. For instance, until recently a village down the road from us had a mayor who was a communist (in terms of membership, the Communist … Continue reading

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Still under a hack attack…

… I wonder if I’ll be able to complete this countdown? A summary of the Podesta e-mails released by Wikileaks, which proved total corruption from Hillary Clinton & Co: http://www.mostdamagingwikileaks.com/ And the allegations of sexual abuse against children that came … Continue reading

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