Author Archives: Rob Godfrey

A Tale of Two Cities

We’ve had the unedifying spectacle this week of all the Brexit stuff going on in the UK Parliament, headed by the most incompetent and corrupt government ever seen in modern times, a corpse of a government kept in power by … Continue reading

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The Complete Joke That Is British Democracy

In 2017 Theresa May called a general election, despite May saying that the government would see out its five year term. Theresa May’s government lost its majority in that election and has since been propped up by the 10 MPs … Continue reading

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Breaking Eggs – French Style

I was in the Post Office this afternoon, sending off a parcel. As I stood at the counter filling in address labels my nose was streaming and I didn’t even realise it. The girl behind the counter produced some tissues … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

A Happy New Year to one and all. It goes without saying that 2019 looks set to be an interesting one, and I mean that in both a good way and a bad way. One example of a good way … Continue reading

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Acte VII des Gilets Jaunes

I make no apologies for returning to this subject again, because what’s happening on the streets of France at the moment is history in the fast lane. The gilets jaunes protest in Paris yesterday was the smallest one so far, … Continue reading

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Respect My Existence or Expect My Resistance

The title of this post is taken from a banner that one of the protestors was holding up in Paris today (it also sort of rhymes in French as it does in English). The ‘5th Act’ (as the demonstrators call … Continue reading

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The King Addresses the Plebs

This evening President Macron has made his first televised address to the nation in almost two weeks (Macron’s address follows at the end of this post). Macron threw out a few crumbs whilst saying that he will not withdraw tax … Continue reading

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The Point of Non-Retour

I’m starting to feel like an extra in Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities, what with the two big protests in London today by Brexiteers and Remainers; but let me stick with France for the moment. A few days ago … Continue reading

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France – What’s Going to Happen Next?

As is usual in these situations, there’s all kind of rumours flying around at the moment. One thing you can say with almost certainty is that these protests won’t stop until the Macron government is swept from power. It looks … Continue reading

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Fuel and Fury and France

This morning the French government announced that it’s suspending the hike in fuel prices. It seems unlikely that this will assuage the boiling anger on the streets, anger that stems from a whole host of other things as well as … Continue reading

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Unconfirmed: at least three protestors shot dead by the police in Paris today

As well as water cannon and tear gas, the police in Paris have now also started using rubber bullets… https://www.rt.com/news/445350-rt-reporter-injured-paris-protests/ (there’s been much worse injuries from rubber bullets than what happened to this unfortunate RT reporter, but I won’t get … Continue reading

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Here’s a View of Some of the Psychopaths I Keep Banging on About

One of the Psychopaths in Chief is Tony Blair: Likewise, here’s a few others (From the UK point of view). Look into their fish-dead cold eyes. These psychos are responsible for the deaths of literally millions of people (including their … Continue reading

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This is all absolute bollocks to distract you from what’s going on at the moment

Assange Never Met Manafort. Luke Harding and the Guardian Publish Still More Blatant MI6 Lies There’s revolution in France, and we’re on the verge of war with Russia. How can anyone take Craig Murray seriously? The Danse Macabre doesn’t sum … Continue reading

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Here’s how it works (the banking system)

Henry Ford (of the Ford Motor Company) once famously said: “If Americans knew the truth about our banking and monetary system, there would be a revolution before morning.” Here’s what Henry Ford was talking about: what’s now politely called ‘the … Continue reading

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And even more bullshite from Craig Murray

Please note that the likes of Craig Murray never directly address the issues here… Officers and Agents It’s all bullshit and bollocks, to make you believe that he’s an insider trying to ‘tell truth’. The reality is very different. These … Continue reading

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