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UK's NHS to spend millions creating diversity and inclusion jobs despite order to get rid of 'waste and wokery'

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Move to set up three new departments focusing on equality and LGBT issues comes despite ministers' demands for less bureaucracy

The NHS is creating hundreds of diversity and inclusion roles despite being told to crack down on "waste and wokery".

Officials at NHS England have drawn up plans for three new departments called "Equality, Diversity and Inclusion", "People and Culture" and "People and Communities", with 244 posts across the teams.

The Health Secretary is understood to be "frustrated" by the move and intends to summon health officials to demand explanations for the creation of large departments enforcing "woke doctrines".

Ministers have repeatedly promised to crack down on bureaucracy, with NHS England ordered to cut its total workforce by up to 40 per cent.

Comment: Orders from on high are easily circumvented by the leftist foot soldiers entrenched in the bowels of the NHS' bureaucracy. Only a full house cleaning will allow order and accountability to be re-established in the NHS. The ministers probably don't have the stomach for it, although Mr. Barclay seems at least to be trying.


Moscow: US using NATO to 'absorb' countries into the Empire

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Nikolay Patrushev, the secretary of Russia's National Security Council
Washington would not hesitate to use its allies as "cannon fodder" if it deems it necessary, Russia's security chief has said

The never-ending expansion of NATO has enabled the US to turn many nations into its puppets, helping Washington to cling to its hegemony, Nikolay Patrushev, the secretary of Russia's National Security Council, has said.

In an op-ed for the Razvedchik magazine issued by Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR) and published on Friday, Patrushev claimed that the West often resorts to military force, coercion, 'privatization' of elites, and color revolutions to achieve global domination.
The constant expansion of the North Atlantic Alliance basically provides the US with the opportunity to absorb states and deprive them of their independence in terms of defending their national interests.

Comment: The West ignored a decade's worth of warnings, and now here we are.

Light Sabers

Trump blasts "deranged Jack Smith" in response to proposed gag order

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Special Counsel Jack Smith and former President Donald Trump
President Trump scorched Special Counsel "Deranged Jack Smith" in responses online and in speeches given Friday night to Smith's proposed gag order over his federal election case in Washington, D.C.

Trump posted to Truth Social, "Biden Prosecutor, Deranged Jack Smith, has asked the Court to limit 45th President, and leading Republican Nominee (by more than 50 points, & beating Dems!) DONALD J. TRUMP'S, PUBLIC STATEMENTS. So, I'm campaigning for President against an incompetent person who has WEAPONIZED the DOJ & FBI to go after his Political Opponent, & I am not allowed to COMMENT? They Leak, Lie, & Sue, & they won't allow me to SPEAK? How else would I explain that Jack Smith is DERANGED, or Crooked Joe is INCOMPETENT?"

Bad Guys

Special counsel Jack Smith proposes 'narrowly tailored' gag order on President Trump

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Former President Donald Trump arrives at Trump Tower, April 3, 2023, in New York.
Prosecutors proposed a well-defined restriction that would prohibit Trump from making statements about prospective witnesses

Special counsel Jack Smith have requested a federal judge in Washington, D.C. to impose a "narrowly tailored" order restricting former President Donald Trump from making public statements that could "present a serious and substantial danger of material prejudicing this case."

In a filing, Smith's office accused Trump of engaging in a sweeping campaign of disinformation and harassment intended to intimidate prosecutors and undermine public confidence in the judicial system during his prosecution.

Arrow Up

Why has Konstantinovka rocket attack suddenly vanished from the radar screen?

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Slightly over a week ago, all major collective West news outlets carried the story of a rocket attack on a crowded market in Konstantinovka, a town which is under Kiev regime control. It was announced that as a result of the blast 17 people were killed, including a child, and 32 were injured. Within minutes of the occurrence the accusation was hurled that the missiles that hit the market were Russian and that the Russian side in the conflict was therefore responsible for the mayhem.

The attack, which occurred as Secretary Blinken was visiting Kiev, was denounced immediately and from various quarters. Zelensky claimed that it was an example of "Russian evil" that "must be defeated as soon as possible." Along the same lines, "Denise Brown, the UN's humanitarian envoy for Ukraine, denounced the attack as 'despicable,' and the European Union condemned it as 'heinous and barbaric.'"

At the time when these statements were being made, which was literally within minutes of the occurrence to which they referred, there was no evidence whatsoever, firm or circumstantial, to corroborate them. Quite the contrary, the circumstantial evidence pointed in the opposite direction. Amateur videos from the scene posted on social networks portrayed shoppers who heard the sound of incoming projectiles turning their heads to look in the direction away from where the missiles would have come from, if they had been Russian. That strongly suggested that the missiles were launched from territory under the control of the Ukrainian military.

So far, almost ten days after the widely publicised event, no forensic investigation with verifiable data is reported to have been performed, under anybody's auspices, Ukrainian or international. As a result, each and every statement made about the blast by Ukrainian or Western officials is unsupported by evidence and is purely conjectural.

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NewsReal: Branded - UK Govt Launches Coordinated Attack on British 'Rogan'

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Popular online commentator Russell Brand is the latest truth-speaker to feel the wrath of totalitarian corporate media executives and global government institutions. Revealing the fruits of a "years-long, in-depth investigation" into everything Brand has ever said or done, British legacy media gatekeepers have unearthed four women they allege were "raped or emotionally abused" by the ex-celebrity.

On the back of this, it seems, they hope to either induce Brand into shutting up and/or losing public viewership. Meanwhile, the farcical indictments against Trump continue, with the judge in his federal case (concerning "election subversion by questioning the result of the 2020 US presidential election") refusing to recuse herself following her harsh sentencing of January 6th "insurrectionists."

Also in this NewsReal, Joe and Niall highlight the security breach at RFK Jr's Los Angeles campaign rally, discuss the US Congress revelation that CIA scientific experts were bribed in early 2020 into supporting the zoonosis theory for Covid's origins over the lab-leak theory, and survey the epic destruction wrought by Storm Daniels in Libya - 'man-made' climate change indeed...

Running Time: 01:32:01

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IRS whistleblower gives congress more documents, boosting his credibility and busting the DOJ's

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Whistleblower Gary Shapley
Shapley's handwritten notes bolster his earlier testimony and debunk an FBI agent's counterclaim that Weiss had not said he lacked authority to charge Hunter Biden.

On Monday, IRS whistleblower Gary Shapley provided congressional oversight committees nine new documents related to the botched Hunter Biden investigation, according to a letter sent Wednesday morning to the House Judiciary Committee. The letter also contained a redacted 10th new document: the handwritten notes Shapley took during the Oct. 7, 2022, meeting in which Delaware U.S. Attorney David Weiss allegedly announced to his team that he was "not the deciding official on whether charges are filed" against Hunter Biden.

Those handwritten notes further bolster Shapley's earlier testimony about the meeting and debunk counterclaims by the special agent in charge of the FBI's Baltimore field office that Weiss had not said he lacked authority to charge Hunter Biden. What the other nine documents reveal, however, remains to be seen.

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Arrow Down

A push-back against Western influence is reportedly prompting countries to reject the pro-Ukraine agenda

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Delegates listen to a pre-recorded speech by Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky
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Western officials have overestimated the willingness of neutral nations to join anti-Russia policies in support of Ukraine, according to The Wall Street Journal.

"It's clear that the West overall has been surprised by the pretty widespread reluctance by many of the countries in the so-called Global South... to come on board," Jan Techau of the consulting firm Eurasia Group told the newspaper, as quoted on Thursday.

He cited "animosity toward the US and Europe" in some parts of the world and the desire of rising powers, such as Brazil and South Africa, to "assert their independence", the article said.

The WSJ detailed purported successes and failures of Western diplomacy to rally the support of neutral nations for what it called "a fair peace settlement for Ukraine" ahead of next week's gathering of world leaders at the UN General Assembly.

Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has been internationally promoting his "peace formula" with Western backing. It includes Ukraine regaining control over all former territories, war reparations from Russia, and a tribunal for the Russian leadership. Moscow has dismissed the Zelensky plan as being detached from reality.


Jonathan Turley on Hunter Biden charges: 'Real chance' he sees no jail time

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On Oct. 23, 2018, President Joe Biden’s son Hunter and daughter in law Hallie were involved in a bizarre incident in which Hallie took Hunter’s gun and threw it in a trash can behind a grocery store, only to return later to find it gone.
Hunter Biden indicted on three gun charges

FOX News contributor Jonathan Turley said Friday that Hunter Biden will likely not face jail time for his gun charges because he is a first offender. He told "America's Newsroom" that Hunter could also face other indictments following the gun charges.
JONATHAN TURLEY: I said when the indictment came out that first of all, the 25-year period is unrealistic. He's [Hunter Biden] a first offender. But more importantly, these are not going to be daisy chain. They're not going to run consecutively. They would run concurrently even if he's convicted on all three. As a first offender, he would then get a substantial reduction from the maximum. But there is a real chance that he would get no jail time at all. The question is whether this is just the start of a series of indictments and whether he's looking at some other charges coming down the pike.



Armed man pretending to be federal agent arrested at Los Angeles RFK Jr. event

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Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy Jr has been denied secret service protection by the federal government, despite his numerous requests and persistent threats to his safety. On Saturday night in LA, the fears of his campaign came true when an armed gunman posed as a federal marshal at a campaign event.

Police were alerted to a disturbance at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre at 4:30 pm. Breitbart reported that police said "that a male was in front of the event venue with 'a badge on their lapel, a gun, and a shoulder holster, and claimed to be a U.S. Marshall.'"

The man claimed to be on the event staff, but no one on staff could corroborate his story. A note viewed by Breitbart, provided by an officer at the scene to the campaign read "Male imp. fed. agent w/ handgun and ammo exposed. Claimed to be employed for event, but wasn't recognized by sec."

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