Author Archives: Francis Carr Begbie

The big chill on free speech hits Britain

It is a fair bet that any ‘media reform’ welcomed by Dr Moshe Kantor, President of the European Jewish Congress, will be bad news for the defenders of free speech. So it is with his reaction to the British government’s groundbreaking new definition of anti-Semitism. Kantor said: We welcome the UK’s landmark decision to define […]

Reaction to Trump’s election: Pride, narcissism, and (over)privilege at the BBC

You might think that after a disaster as humiliating as the election of Donald Trump that our anointed elites would take this opportunity for a bit of humility — that this would be an opportunity for introspection and some soul-searching self-reflection. Well, the good news is that you would be wrong. For this would involve […]

“Child refugees” are coming to the UK. Why is the Jewish community so determined to bring them in?

Citizens UK Private Sponsorship Chanukah Video from Charlotte Fischer on Vimeo. The dismantling of the Calais “Jungle” refugee camp has been marked by huge scenes of disorder with rioting, at least one gang rape, and much of the camp going up in flames. But there has been uproar in Britain too since the realisation that […]