November 5th, 2013

Putin’s Party Will Meet With Sir Brian Leveson Today

The Council of Europe has sent a delegation to the UK to monitor our “democracy”. Embarrassingly the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities feel the need to talk to our very own press-gagger. At 16:30 this afternoon Sir Brian Leveson will meet a representative from Putin’s party and a German socialist, who will no doubt love picking his brains. That’s right, the delegation consists of Mr Alexander Uss, the United Russia Chairman of the  Krasnoyarsk Regional Legislative Assembly and German Socialist Party Mayor of Rheine Angelika Kordfelder. Statutory legislation of the press has caught the eye of some interesting characters…


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  1. 1
    Genghiz the kahn says:

    Well done Comrade Leveson, here’s an Order of Lenin Medal unused for shutting up the useless idiots.

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    • 8
      National Socialist says:

      Leveson’s tribe were purged (expelled) by the Russians in the in the early 1900s and then again in the late 1930s.

      They found their way to the likes of the East End of London and New York.

      Stalin and Hitler signed the Anti-COMINTERN (Anti COMminist INTERNational) Pact in order to expel the predatory libertarian anarchists from their midsts.

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    • 22
      is Len in? says:

      Democacy is USS

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    • 71
      Leveller says:

      Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties. -John Milton, Areopagitica.

      Not in Cameron, Clegg and Miliband’s Britain.

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  2. 2
    National Socialist says:

    If only we could have a real leader with backbone like Putin.

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  3. 3
    Kebab Time says:

    ” That’s right, the delegation consists of Mr Alexander Uss, the United Russia Chairman of the Krasnoyarsk Regional Legislative Assembly and German Socialist Party Mayor of Rheine Angelika Kordfelder. Statutory legislation of the press has caught the eye of some interesting characters…”

    Another meeting with Hacked off? ;)

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    • 25
      shits kebab says:

      ‘ere KT –how do you clean yoor kebab making machines?

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    • 40
      kmc says:

      No, as the text says, “with some interesting characters.”

      Hacked Off consists of failed-actor and seedy perverted cheat Hugh Grant, plus a few other assorted embittered non-entities.

      No-one ‘interesting’.

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      • 49
        Casual Observer 3 says:

        The scary looking one who was nearly fitted up for murder isn’t wheeled out. And his press intrusion was courtesy of already regulated !TV.

        The parents of the murdered school girl perhaps deserve some sympathy, but they should not have got involved with this. They are now valid political targets.

        The M’cCann’s ditto. Their prime suspect has now changed from white to black in latest twist in the investigation. They also invited the press in as part of their strategy to get their daughter back. Resort used the press to claim money from insurers to cover unrelated losses.

        Stripping this away what is hacked off left with ?

        Awful.

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  4. 4
    Hamish says:

    “meet with”? o tempora et al.

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  5. 5
    Living in 98.11% white Merseyside says:

    I feel sad that we have forfeited our right to criticise press freedoms in other countries.

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    • 17
      The Happiness Index says:

      I don’t. What I feel sad about is the loss press freedoms and free speech in my own country. What goes on in Syria or anywhere else is none of my business.

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    • 64
      Anonymous says:

      Did we ever really have a free press in this country? Haven’t they always been up the arses of politicians, the establishment and vested interests?

      Our supposed free press is rather like our supposed incorrupt political class and judiciary – a total myth.

      In an age where diffidence to authority has gone, and we are free to find our own news sources away from state approval, perhaps we are finally starting to see what’s been staring us in the face all along.

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  6. 6
    Axe The Telly Tax & Religion & Kill All Ecoloons says:

    Only UKIP support a free press.

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  7. 7
    Axe The Telly Tax & Religion & Kill All Ecoloons says:

    Putin is welcome to hall off all our ecoloons and let them experience the benefits of global warming in a Siberian gulag :-)

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  8. 9
    Maggie the dog says:

    A meeting of great minds ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha breath ha ha ha ha

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  9. 10
    Mark Wouters says:

    HELLO,
    iF THE DWP AND LEEDS CITY COUNCIL CONTINUE TO TRY TO FORCE ME BACK TO yORK AND FORCE ME TO GET TOGETHER WITH J.A. DOLLING I WILL MAKE A FORMAL COMPLIANT TO THE POLICE.

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  10. 12
    C.O.Jones says:

    Will the attending journalists be getting free gags?

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  11. 13
    Popeye says:

    The so-called leaders of this country have gone completely mad.
    Is there some European socialist disease called RompyBrussel of something.
    Get back to sanity, vote UKIP next May.

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  12. 15
    Odd shaped balls says:

    With a name like “Putin” he really ought to be a scrum half.

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  13. 16
    Casual Observer 3 says:

    G’ermany is Russ!a’s bitch these days. The presence of an old east German is cute.

    Put!n taking an interest is fun. Whilst he is not a monster he is hardly a defender of free expression, as the P’ussy R’iot experience proves. (However, they were asking for a spell in the gulag…)

    Leveson being outed as part of the Russ!an Kosher-nostra ?

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    • 24
      Grrr says:

      You’ve been outed as part of the racist vermin that infects this site.

      But you do post every idiotic comment under a different name.

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    • 29
      One Perspective says:

      Any group of people who defiled the altar of a cathedral in Britain would have expected to go to prison until only a few years ago.

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      • 31
        Grrr says:

        Please don’t feed the racist troll.

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        • 39
          Casual Observer 3 says:

          If you can state where the rac!sm exists above that would perhaps educate many.

          Otherwise, Comment macht frei over at the Guardian is missing a wanker, apparently.

          Ciao :-)

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          • Grrr says:

            >Leveson being outed as part of the Russ!an Kosher-nostra

            There is a pathetic racist who posts on this site whenever people of this chosen race-obsession are in the media.

            Or anything about the Middle East.

            This is what I mean by racism.

            Its best not to use insults, that kind of behaviour is more suited – as you say – to the Guardian.

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          • Casual Observer 3 says:

            There is nothing racist about pointing out that there exists a Russ!an !sraeli axis which operates beneath the usual accepted level of the law. One manifestation you can refer is the Lebedev situation.

            Kosher-Nostra is a term used to describe !sraeli organized crime arms and is broadly race independent due to it’s various international nature.

            There is nothing rac!st about any of this.

            Again, please explain your case for rac!sm.

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          • Grrr says:

            Racist idiot.

            This is not a race hate conspiracy site.

            You need to go to a white supremacist site.

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      • 67
        Who - Whom says:

        Try disrupting a service in a mosque in this country.

        If you haven’t been beaten senseless by the ‘worshippers’ and quite possibly killed on the spot, the police would throw the book at you – and all to the cheers of the very people now slagging off the Russians over the P’ussy R’iot set up.

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        • 77
          I have a thought to share says:

          No no! Muzzies are exceptionally polite in such matters. They invariably wait until prayers are over and the congregation are making their way out into the local market before setting off their car bombs.

          Usually just after the lunchtime gatherings on Fridays too. Very picky!

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  14. 18
    Baldy Watch says:

    Baldies of a feather flock together

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  15. 30
    Blimey says:

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/law-and-order/10426604/Taxpayers-foot-10000-bill-for-failed-asylum-seekers-flying-lessons.html

    Taxpayers will be hit with a £10,000 bill to pay for a failed asylum seeker’s flying lessons.

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  16. 35
    Jonathan says:

    I would point out, that the British Conservative delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) sit in the same Political Group as Putin’s United Russia Party.

    Tory MP Robert Walter is Chairman, Vice-Chairman is Alexey Pushkov from the Russian State Duma.

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  17. 41
    BBC 24 Hr rolling bollocks says:

    For news without common purpose spin watch RT.

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    • 43
      Casual Observer 3 says:

      That is a shrewd observation.

      But the RT spin is not favorable towards western interests or culture either.

      It just excludes the touchy-feely b/s: Perhaps a more honest negative propaganda ?

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  18. 42
    i don't n eed no doctor says:

    Ed Miliband – Falkirk – Hypocrite – One Nation – Conman.

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  19. 44
    DoE says:

    Paxman has gone all fucking beardy weirdy.add him to the badger cull list.

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    • 58
      Observer says:

      People grow beards because they are getting old and they think it hides their increasingly jowly face and their drooping chins.
      But of course in fact it just makes them look even older.

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  20. 45
    i don't n eed no doctor says:

    Caroline Flint on the Daily Politics. Shout, shout, shout, shout.
    Click – sound of TV being turned off.

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  21. 46
    Penfold says:

    I don’t think Putin needs any lessons from Levenson, having already advised Hacked Off as to direction, action and outcome.

    As for the Germans, well, they have some previous……..

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  22. 47
    i don't n eed no doctor says:

    Daily Politics 90% pro-labour show.
    They even had a massive picture of Ed Miliband on show.
    BBC bias?

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    • 55
      BBC News aka a party political broadcast on behalf of the Labour Party says:

      Drop the earthquake in Chile story Ed is about to make another election promise.

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      • 60
        i don't n eed no doctor says:

        When Coburn hosts the show it’s always pro-labour. Mind you she is BBC through and through, hence Guardian brainwashed, hence pro-labour.
        Today she let Caroline Flint go on and on shouting over anyone else that tried to speak. Now why would she let that happen?

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        • 82
          Quixote says:

          The social tariffs for gas and electricity that Caroline Flint and Red Ed advocate are, in reality, a stealth tax on other consumers. However, the utility companies will be subject to the opprobium generated when the lost income is recouped through higher bills for other users. The same holds true for the element of bills that covers the statutory requirement for the companies to provide insulation for certain households. Typically, Government is trying to make less visible the portion of individual and national income it is taking in taxes. If these subsidies are indeed justified Goverment should admit to them and pay for them through its own offices.

          I had believed that one of the objectives behind the tax on fuels was to raise the cost so that people would go to greater lenghs to try and reduce their fuel bills. The fact is that prices have been going up more than fast enough to create that effect without the need for such a tax. If it is removed there should be no need to collect a like some via other taxation (unless general revenues, with an allegedly moral intent, was what it was all about anyway).

          The fixing of prices by the state in very marxist in principle (as one would expect of Red Ed) and generall proves to be counter productive sooner or later. It runs the risk of reduced investment by the power companies, thus increasing the risk of future blackouts (or bringing them closer and closer).

          We know that gas prices in America have gone down considerably. Now I read that its petrol prices ar falling sharply too. We, of course, are being very slow in exploiting the shale gas and oil below this country. The lib Dems and the Green Party (and Dave?) are so keen on green policies that they are more given to despoiling the countryside with wind turbines that don’t work when they are most needed, blow down when the wind gets up and need other standy-by generating capacity permanaently on hand. All this in the name of reducing our carbon dioxide output when we ar only pissing in the wind in face of the massive increase in coalfire power stations built in China, not to mention Germany moving back to that type of electricity production.

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    • 59
      Axe The Telly Tax & Religion & Kill All Ecoloons says:

      The easiest way for the government to cut the cost of living, for hard working families, is to axe the telly tax, saving every household £145 a year :-)

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  23. 48
    Handycock says:

    I’m on the Council of Europe.It pays very generous expenses.

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  24. 50
    Vote UKIP says:

    David Cameron — destoyer of Press freedom

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    • 53
      i don't n eed no doctor says:

      Some might say that the press have destroyed their own freedom. Personally iIbelieve there should be no press regulation.

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  25. 54
    A nincumpoop says:

    Bexgate from the Beeb: “However under cross examination, Det Sgt Gregory Smith, who investigated the phone hacking, said he could not be sure whether the times he had for Mrs Brooks’s phone activity were local time in Dubai or UK time.”

    “Cor blimey, guv’nor, oi never thought of that.”

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  26. 69
    Sir Nob Skelpoff says:

    They’re meeting Common Purpose Levy boy to talk about demoCrispy, that makes sense?

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  27. 70
    Displaced Brummie says:

    “Ach, damit! Für Sie ist Tommy, die Freiheit der Medien über!”

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  28. 73
    Ab Irato says:

    Regulation my arse, you only need worry if you tell lies, your not worried are you guido………guido……..where has he gone ?

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  29. 74
    Blue Peter Goldfish says:

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  30. 83
    John Tandy says:

    Good lord…..

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  31. 86
    Mathers says:

    Our press regulation is the envy of governments everywhere.

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  32. 87
    Klaus Henchmann says:

    Leveson…. Why do all freedom loving people hate you ?

    Why have you undermined the freedom of the British people ?

    Why oh why oh why have you brought the distrust and dislike of the free thinkers on yourself ?

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