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Tuesday, March 2, 2021
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Employment Tribunal Hears Case Of Christian Actress Fired Over ‘Homophobic’ Facebook Post

Seyi Omooba filed a lawsuit with the employment tribunal against Curve Theatre and her former agents for religious discrimination.

China Slams British “Brazen Thieves” As Hong Kongers Made Eligible For UK Citizenship

Beijing: "This is the logic of a brazen bandit. This is an open affront to the sovereignty of China. We sternly oppose that."

New Study Reveals Top UK Universities Among ‘Most Restrictive’ for Free Speech

The 3 highest-ranked UK universities are among the most restrictive for free speech, according to a new report from a British think tank

Major Bank Warns It Could Cancel Accounts Of Unmasked Customers In Branches

British bank HSBC has warned their customers that entering branches without wearing a mask could result in the withdrawal of their accounts.

Report: 90% of Babies With Down Syndrome Are Aborted in the UK

Nine in 10 pregnant women in the U.K. who know their child will have Down syndrome abort the baby, The Telegraph reported this week.

UK High Court: Children Under 16 ‘Unlikely’ To Be Able To Give Informed Consent for Puberty Blockers

“It is doubtful that a child aged 14 or 15 could understand & weigh the long-term consequences of the administration of puberty blockers"

Aborting Babies with Down Syndrome ‘Equates to Eugenics’

The selective aborting of babies with Down syndrome “equates to eugenics, which is the elimination of human beings not considered fit."

‘Freedom Passes’ To Be Introduced In UK As More COVID Lockdowns Loom

The new normal that the British government is set to outline will reportedly include “freedom passes” from COVID lockdowns and mask mandates.

UK lists Jerusalem separately from Israel on COVID-19 travel advisory

"The [Foreign Office's] decision to define Jerusalem as a territory separate from Israel is offensive and hostile."

100+ UK Religious Leaders Take Legal Action Over Ban on Sunday Worship Services

+100 church leaders are taking legal action against the English and Welsh gov't for forcing houses of worship to close due to COVID-19

Christian Ministry to Sue Bank for Closing Its Account Following LGBT ‘Mob Rule’

The Bank followed the lead of Facebook, PayPal and Mailchimp, which closed down CIT’s accounts after pressure from LGBT activists.

Second-Highest English Court to Hear Case of Censured Judge Fired for Christian Values

“I am fighting this battle... I do not want Christian beliefs to be barred from important positions in public life."

UK Raises Terror Threat Level to ‘Severe’ Following Deadly Attacks in Europe

The threat level of severe means an attack is considered highly likely. It is the country’s second-highest level.

Scottish Hate Crime Bill Would Criminalize Offensive Dinner Table Conversations

Scotland’s new odious hate crime bill would criminalize dinner table conversations if their ‘offensive’ content is reported to police

Welsh County Council Overturns Ban on Lord’s Prayer

Bridgend County in southern Wales reversed its decision to ban mourners from corporately reciting the Lord’s Prayer during funeral services.

WATCH: Young Man Tears Down Large Christian Cross Outside UK Church in Broad Daylight

Man caught brazenly tearing down London church cross, adding to evidence Christianity is increasingly under assault around the globe

UK National Health Service Defends Giving ‘Sex Change’ Drugs to 10-Year-Olds

NHS England defends giving hormone blockers to children, as woman sues gender identity clinic for rushing young people into sex changes

40% of Parents Don’t Want LGBT Lessons for 6-Year-Olds

Poll says 40% of parents disagree with new LGBT teaching policy, think it is “inappropriate” to teach 6-year-olds about transgenderism.

UK Restaurant Endorses ‘No Masks Allowed’ Policy: ‘Masks Are For Criminals & Asbestos Workers’

A restaurant in Yorkshire, England has stirred controversy after posting a sign on the entrance to their establishment denouncing face masks and their users. The...

UK Petition Asks Government to Create ‘Racial Offenders’ Register

A petition in the UK calls on Parliament to create an “Official Racial Offenders Register” similar to domestic violence, and child molester registries.

London: Bloodshed in the Capital with 3 Shootings & Multiple Stabbings over the Weekend

Just between Friday night and Saturday, there were three shootings across London, and four men were stabbed during what is believed was a street brawl.

Scottish Christians Warn Hate Crime Bill Could Criminalize the Bible

Scottish Christians have warned new hate speech legislation could enshrine “cancel culture” in law while rendering expression of biblical morality illegal

UK Women Die From ‘DIY’ Home Abortions, Leaked NHS Emails Reveal

The Court of Appeal refused to consider the evidence in a case brought by Christian Concern, arguing government's "DIY home abortion policy" is "dangerous".

‘It Will Be Churches Next’: Bank Bans UK Christian Ministry Accounts After ‘Mob Rule’ Campaign

A Christian ministry in the UK says they’ve received death threats and the bank accounts shut down following a “mob rule” campaign from LGBTQ activists.

It’s Raining … Flying Ants? UK Weather Radar Confuses Insect Swarms for Rain

A swarm of ants flying over the UK was so big on Friday that it was picked up on radar and confused for rain, the Met Office has said.

UK Bans New Huawei 5G Equipment from 2021, Full Ban from 5G by 2027

UK confirms ban on the addition of new equipment from Huawei to UK 5G networks, and all Huawei components must be removed from Britain’s 5G by 2027.

UK Christian Group Makes Strides in Fight Against DIY Abortion Legislation

Lawyers for Christian Concern launch legal challenge against DHSC, arguing government’s altertion of abortion policy "usurps proper parliamentary procedure"

Six people, Including Police Officer, Stabbed in Scotland; Suspect Dead, Cops say

Police shot & killed a suspect involved in a stabbing incident in which 6 people, including 1 officer, were injured in Glasgow, Scottland, authorities said.

UK Labour Education Spokeswoman Fired for Sharing Anti-Semitic Conspiracy

British opposition Labour Party leader fired his education spokeswoman Thursday after she shared what he called an "antisemitic conspiracy theory."

Illegal London Street Party Turns Violent, Rioters Smash Police Cars; At Least 22 Cops Injured

Illegal London street party turned into a violent anti-police riot when officers tried to shut it down; Scotland Yard says at least 22 officers were injured

Ban on Praying & Protesting Outside Abortion Clinics Discussed in UK Parliament

Labor Party MP raises topic of abortion clinic buffer zones in the UK House of Commons; Fiona Bruce responded that such a law would damage free speech.

Ken Ham: Britain Now Says Puberty Blocker Risks “Unknown”

The UK has now updated its policy to say that “little is known” about the long-term mental and physical effects of taking puberty blockers.

Britain Says Stabbing Attack in Town Park was Terrorism

A stabbing rampage in the southern English town of Reading in which three people were killed and others wounded was an act of terrorism, police said on Sunday, calling the attack in a sunny park an atrocity.

34-year-old UK Man Dies After UK Court Approved His Starvation While in Coma After Surgery

The patient indicated earlier this year that he wouldn't want to live with a debilitating condition, but agreed last month to surgery to save his life.

Proposal Put Forth by the UK to Transform the G7 into the ‘D10’

Great Britain has proposed a plan to change the G7 into the ‘D10’; This plan is an attempt to put China on notice; Concerns regarding 5G cited.

UK Court Rules Against Christian Legal Group in At-Home Abortion Case

UK women can now have abortions at home legally—despite a Christian legal group saying the decision was made without proper parliamentary & medical scrutiny

School Apologises After 11-Year-Olds Told to Define Transgender, Types of Pornography as Homework

UK school apologises after asking children to define “inappropriate” sexual terms, but insisted homework was in line with govt “equality” guidelines.

Iran’s Khamenei Lashes Out in Anti-Semitic Tweets Against Israel, UK

The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ali Khamenei on Sunday issued a series of antisemitic-laced tweets against Israel, also blaming Britain for creating Israel.

UK Woman Files Lawsuit: Had I Known My baby Could Feel Pain, I Wouldn’t Have Aborted

A woman in the UK filed a lawsuit asking abortion businesses be required to inform women that preborn babies are capable of feeling pain during an abortion.

UK Publisher Pulls Textbook Following Complaints of Anti-Israel Bias

British educational publisher Hodder Education has withdrawn a secondary-education textbook following complaints of anti-Israel bias.

UK Labour General Secretary Formby Resigns After Anti-semitism Report Leak

UK Labour Party General Secretary resigned from her post on Monday following the leak of a bombshell report on antisemitism within the party weeks prior.

Christian Minister Takes Legal Action Against Belfast Hotel for Shutting Down Marriage Seminar

A Christian minister from Northern Ireland is suing a Belfast hotel after its staff ordered him to halt a conference on Biblical marriage.

Ken Ham: UK Government Aims to Save Lives from Covid-19 by Pushing “Home Abortion”

While the UK government shows great concern for citizens who might contract coronavirus, they are eager to allow women to kill their children in the womb

Boris Johnson moved to hospital’s intensive-care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British PM Boris Johnson was moved to the intensive-care unit after his coronavirus symptoms got worse, a spokesman told Fox News on Monday.

Millions of Chinese-Made Coronavirus Tests Bought By British Government Don’t Work

The British government has ordered millions of coronavirus tests made in China that do not work, Public Health England’s Professor John Newton has admitted.

UK Rolls Back Abortion Restrictions During Pandemic

Despite stating March 23 that there would be no change to abortion regulations, the UK announced new measures allowing women to take abortion drugs at home.

Boris Johnson says there could be a ‘Reckoning’ for China’s Covid-19 ‘Disinformation Campaign’

The UK’s government, led by PM Boris Johnson, is reportedly “furious” with China, and has pledged a “reckoning” for the country’s “disinformation campaign”

Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown Voices Support of One World Government

Former British PM calls for ‘temporary’ world government amid the battle against COVID-19; Brown: There has to be a coordinate global response…

UK: Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

UK's Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for COVID-19 coronavirus, the PM announced on his Twitter account Friday.

Prince Charles, 71, Heir to British Throne, Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Prince’s Clarence House office said Wed. that the 71-year-old is showing mild symptoms of COVID-19 and is self-isolating at a royal estate in Scotland.

Church Leaders in England, Italy Call for National Day of Prayer Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Church leaders in England, Italy have called Christians to participate in a National Day of Prayer Sunday March 22 in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Franklin Graham: Everyone is Welcome – A Response to LGBTQ Opposition to Upcoming UK Tour

“We believe God has opened a door in the U.K. for us to preach Jesus, and we will do so. Whether it be from a rugby arena, a street corner, a farmer’s field, it doesn’t matter. God will make a way.”

Conservative Lord to Boris: Stand Up to ‘Militant Transgender Fascist Lobby’

Conservatives have urged Boris Johnson to “stand up to the small, militant, transgender fascist lobby” & for the rights of 32 million women and their safety

UK school textbook asks how creation of Israel was cause of 9/11 attacks

UK textbook (currently in use) asks how the 9/11 terrorist attacks perpetrated by al-Qaeda could be connected to the establishment of the State of Israel.

Britain’s Floods Have Nothing to Do With Climate Change

Storm Dennis's aftermath has left Britain with massive flooding; The government is quick to blame climate change, but are environmentalists really to blame?

London Bloodbath: 15-Year-Old Boy and Two Others Stabbed Within 90 Minutes of Each Other

3 people are in life-threatening condition, including a 15-year-old boy, after a series of stabbings took place within the span of 90 minutes across London.

UK Parliament Members Raise Religious Freedom, Free Speech Concerns Over Graham Tour Venue Cancellations

House of Commons Leader argued before Parliament that the “no-platforming” of Franklin Graham may be violating UK religious freedom & freedom of speech laws

Hurricane-force winds pound UK & Europe, upend travel as Storm Ciara strikes

Storm Ciara battered the UK, Europe with hurricane-force winds & heavy rains Sunday, halting flights & trains, producing heaving seas that closed ports

Record high antisemitic incidents recorded in UK in 2019 – Report

The UK witnessed an annual record for antisemitic incidents in 2019, making it the fourth consecutive year that the record has been broken.

UK: Shots Fired as London Police take out Knife Attacker

Police shoot dead terrorist feared to be wearing a suicide vest after he grabs knife from a shop, stabbing 2 during brutal high-street rampage in London

United Kingdom Officially Departs from the European Union; Transitional Period Ahead

January 31, 2020, marks the UK’s official departure from the EU; There will be a transition period ahead; The push for Brexit has lasted nearly four years.

Franklin Graham: UK Venue Discriminates Against Christians

Franklin Graham responds after venue cancels contract to host his UK Tour claiming Graham's appearance may incite hate and pose risk to LGBT community.

Netanyahu on Hezbollah ban: This is an important step

PM praises countries that declared Hezbollah a terrorist organization in context of anti-terrorism conference being held in Colombia.

UK Adds Entire Hezbollah Movement to Terror Blacklist and Freezes its Assets

Israel and US welcome move and call on other nations to blacklist the Iran-backed Lebanese terror group; step follows British government decision last March.

Jerusalem deputy mayor to UK: Don’t fund anti-Israel Palestinian textbooks

The UK must stop funds for UNRWA unless it agrees to stop anti-Israel and antisemitic incitement in its schools, Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Fleur Hassan-Nahoum plans to tell the UK House of Lords on Wednesday.

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