Hurricane Ida Slams Native Communities in Louisiana as New Orleans Loses Electricity & COVID Rages

This is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form. AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman. Hurricane Ida, one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the United States, roared ashore Sunday in southern Louisiana in an area dominated by the oil …
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Michael Gove loses court case over lack of of sign language at Covid briefings

Support us and go ad-free A deaf woman who took High Court action after complaining about a lack of British Sign Language interpreters at Government Covid-19 briefings in England has won a compensation fight. Katie Rowley took legal action against Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove. Rowley, a self-employed actor and writer, said the government had …
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Tommy Robinson loses libel case against Syrian schoolboy

Support us and go ad-free Tommy Robinson has lost a libel case brought against him by a Syrian schoolboy who was filmed being attacked at school. Damages The English Defence League founder – whose real name is Stephen Yaxley-Lennon – was sued by Jamal Hijazi, who was assaulted in the playground at Almondbury Community School …
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Keir Starmer: no plans to resign if Labour loses Batley and Spen by-election

Support us and go ad-free Keir Starmer will not resign if Labour loses the Batley and Spen by-election, his spokesperson has said, on the eve of a vote that could prompt a period of increased and further turmoil for his leadership. Predicting a loss? The Labour leader’s spokesperson insisted on 30 June that he’s on …
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Rachel Riley loses latest round of libel battle with Corbyn-supporting blogger

Television presenter Rachel Riley has lost the latest round of a libel battle with a political blogger and Jeremy Corbyn supporter over an article which alleged that she engaged in a “campaign of online abuse and harassment” against a teenager on Twitter. “Serial abuser”? Riley, 35, the numbers expert on the Channel 4 show Countdown, …
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PMQs carnage as Boris Johnson repeatedly loses it

Boris Johnson looked like a man under pressure at Prime Minister’s Questions (PMQs). During the session on Wednesday 28 April, he lost it under pressure from an actually forensic Keir Starmer and a bold Ian Blackford. Tory corruption Tory corruption is left, right, and centre at present. As The Canary previously reported, the Electoral Commission …
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Shamima Begum loses British citizenship in landmark test case

Shamima Begum has failed to restore her British citizenship after the Supreme Court ruling that she’d lost her case. 21-year-old Begum was infamously groomed as a 15-year-old child. She was a minor when she entered Syria and also when she married an ISIS fighter. All three of her children have since died. Begum was born in …
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Massive victory for workers as Uber loses Supreme Court battle

Supreme Court justices have ruled against Uber and said that drivers should be classed as workers. Seven justices ruled on the latest round of a long-running fight between Uber operating companies and drivers on Friday, after a hearing in July. Uber operating companies, who said drivers were contractors not workers, appealed to the Supreme Court …
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RATINGS COLLAPSE: Britain’s Got Talent Final Loses 4m Viewers After Politicalisation of Prime Time

BRITAIN’s Got Talent ratings collapsed last night after one of its most complained about series in history, Politicalite can reveal.  The ITV talent show saw just 5.8 million tune in to its final – compared with 8.7 million who tuned in last year.  VIEWERS TURNED OFF BY WOKE AGENDA  ITV Viewers have turned off the …
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