Federal MPs lobby PM to reconsider WWII sailor’s Victoria Cross denial | ABC News

Tasmania’s federal Liberal MPs have written a letter to Prime Minister Scott Morrison asking him to reconsider his decision not to award Seaman Teddy Sheean a Victoria Cross. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on … Read more Federal MPs lobby PM to reconsider WWII sailor’s Victoria Cross denial | ABC News

Politicians Call for Dominic Cummings to Resign | Good Morning Britain

Boris Johnson has backed his key adviser Dominic Cummings, amid a row over the aide’s lockdown travel. The prime minister said: “In every respect, he has acted responsibly, legally and with integrity.” But a growing number of backbench Tory MPs have now called on Mr Cummings to resign over allegations that he breached lockdown rules. … Read more Politicians Call for Dominic Cummings to Resign | Good Morning Britain

Ed Davey: “It looks quite outrageous that the Prime Minister’s closest adviser has broken lockdown’

Liberal Democrat leader Ed Davey says the PM’s top aide should resign or Boris Johnson should sack him. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/sky-news/id316391924?mt=8 Android … Read more Ed Davey: “It looks quite outrageous that the Prime Minister’s closest adviser has broken lockdown’

Pro-Beijing Hong Kong Lawmakers Support New Security Law

“When you compare the national security of the People’s Republic of China and the safety of its people, the stock performance with the Hong Kong stock market pales into insignificance,” says pro-Beijing lawmaker Martin Liao Cheung-kong. He was joined by fellow establishment politician Regina Ip, at a press conference in LegCo, Hong Kong’s legislative council. … Read more Pro-Beijing Hong Kong Lawmakers Support New Security Law

Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Lawmakers Protest Against China’s New Security Law

There were scuffles during Hong Kong’s Legislative Council meeting as pro-democracy lawmakers protested against China’s new security law. Authorities in Beijing vowed to end what they called a “defenseless” posture due to “those trying to sow trouble.” Legislation slated for passage in the National People’s Congress in Beijing would help complete Hong Kong’s obligation to … Read more Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Lawmakers Protest Against China’s New Security Law

Hong Kong Activists Urge Protests Against New China Security Law

“We are going to lose our rule of law,” says Wu Chi-wai, a Hong Kong politician and the current chairman of Democratic Party, about China’s new security law on the city. Democracy advocates called for protests against sweeping national security legislation China introduced Friday, as authorities in Beijing vowed to end what they called a … Read more Hong Kong Activists Urge Protests Against New China Security Law

China’s New Security Law for Hong Kong

China will improve national security in Hong Kong, Premier Li Keqiang said, a day after China announced dramatic plans to rein in dissent by writing a new law into the city’s charter. “We will establish sound legal systems and enforcement mechanisms for safeguarding national security in the two special administrative regions, and see that the … Read more China’s New Security Law for Hong Kong

‘This is the End of Hong Kong,’ Democracy Advocates Protest New China Security Law

Democracy advocates called for protests against sweeping national security legislation China introduced Friday, as authorities in Beijing vowed to end what they called a “defenseless” posture due to “those trying to sow trouble.” Legislation slated for passage in the National People’s Congress in Beijing would help complete Hong Kong’s obligation to pass laws curbing acts … Read more ‘This is the End of Hong Kong,’ Democracy Advocates Protest New China Security Law

Is the World Health Organisation on life support? | Inside Story

The coronavirus pandemic is one of the biggest challenges the World Health Organization has ever faced. It’s also receiving both praise and criticism for how it’s dealing with the crisis. Critics say the WHO acted too slow to declare a pandemic. Its 194 member states have voted unanimously for an independent inquiry into the the … Read more Is the World Health Organisation on life support? | Inside Story

CrossTalk | QUARANTINE EDITION | Media Hellscape

The collapse of the Russiagate hoax has exposed – yet again – the unprofessionalism and bias of the corporate liberal media. The same media consistently project their own claimed values and political preferences. Facts and even the truth are conspicuously absent in their news reporting. CrossTalking with Kim Iversen and Joe Concha. Subscribe to RT! … Read more CrossTalk | QUARANTINE EDITION | Media Hellscape

CrossTalk | QUARANTINE EDITION | ‘Obamagate’

The dropping of the FBI case against Michael Flynn reveals what so many of us have long believed: ‘Russiagate’ was a crude and sloppy invention to undermine the outcome of a presidential election. Irrespective of how you feel about the current occupant of the White House, this was an attempted coup. Tellingly, the corporate liberal … Read more CrossTalk | QUARANTINE EDITION | ‘Obamagate’

Some in Wisconsin Voting Again Despite Virus Lockdown

Voters in a rural Wisconsin district are leaving their homes for the second time in five weeks to cast ballots in the middle of a stay-at-home order issued to slow the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Wisconsin held its presidential primary election on April 7. Tuesday’s election is in a district President Donald Trump carried … Read more Some in Wisconsin Voting Again Despite Virus Lockdown

The West’s response to COVID-19: Has the liberal system failed?

What to make of the West’s reactions to the COVID-19 pandemic? What does their response say about the state of the global liberal system? Helga Zepp-LaRouche, founder and president of The Schiller Institute, shares her views on the issue. Opinions expressed in this video are hers, and do not necessarily reflect those of CGTN. Subscribe … Read more The West’s response to COVID-19: Has the liberal system failed?

High profile Nationals candidate pulls out of Eden-Monaro by-election | ABC News

NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro has pulled out as a potential candidate for the federal seat of Eden-Monaro. The Nationals Leader had long held ambitions to make the switch to federal politics, but his decision to stay put means the state’s Transport Minister, Liberal Andrew Constance, is likely to announce his candidacy. Read more here: … Read more High profile Nationals candidate pulls out of Eden-Monaro by-election | ABC News

WATCH LIVE: Bernie Sanders speaks to supporters after ending presidential campaign

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announces end of his second presidential run after a string of losses in primaries.Sanders, a 78-year-old democratic socialist who ran on sweeping liberal ideas such as Medicare-for-all, scored successes in the first three states to vote but failed to capture widespread support when the field became less fractured. Read more: https://wapo.st/34rUWv9. … Read more WATCH LIVE: Bernie Sanders speaks to supporters after ending presidential campaign