Commentary: If there’s war in the Ukraine – be sure and BLAME world leaders for NOT resolving the situation

For the last eight years, Ukraine has lived under a permanent state of alert, with the constant threat of Russian intervention in its territory. The fear and tension have led many civilians to seek military training to be prepared in the event of a conflict. Jonathan Spier narrates this report for VOA from Ricardo Marquina …

The Vatican DEFENDS former Pope Benedict after report faults child abuse record

ROME (AP) — The Vatican on Wednesday strongly defended Pope Benedict XVI’s record in fighting clergy sexual abuse and cautioned against looking for “easy scapegoats and summary judgments,” after an independent report faulted his handling of four cases of abuse when he was archbishop of Munich, Germany. The Holy See’s editorial director, Andrea Tornielli, provided …

Former Pope Benedict failed to act over four child abuse cases – the accused priests remained ACTIVE in church roles. – BBC

Former Pope Benedict XVI failed to act over four child abuse cases when he was archbishop of Munich, a German probe into the Catholic Church has alleged. Pope Benedict, then called Josef Ratzinger, held the position from 1977 to 1982. He has denied the accusations. But a new report into historical abuse allegations carried out …

Are global leaders and the WEF ‘creating’ WORLD INSTABILITY?

The global pandemic has blazed a long trail of upheaval, the vast majority of it bad: surging inflation rates, small business devastation, and a death toll that’s climbed above the last 10 years of casualties from the flu. But according to a new report from the World Economic Forum (WEF), that’s not the worst of it: What we should fear most …

Queen Elizabeth is above the law – can’t be prosecuted

Should Queen Elizabeth ever commit a crime, the term 'sovereign immunity' will really come to the fore. Sovereign immunity means that as head of the state Queen Elizabeth 'cannot commit a legal wrong and is immune from civil suit or criminal prosecution'. As well as this, the Queen also benefits from diplomatic immunity, meaning she …

Queen Elizabeth’s grandfather injected with morphine and cocaine so his death would make the morning papers – Chicago Tribune

LONDON — The death of King George V, grandfather of Queen Elizabeth II, was hastened by his doctor, who administered injections of morphine and cocaine in an act of euthanasia. King George V died on Jan. 20, 1936, officially of bronchial problems combined with a weak heart. But the king`s doctor, Lord Dawson, wrote in …

Boris and Carrie Johnson ‘attended drinks party of 40 people in No 10 garden DURING lockdown’

Downing St did not immediately deny report in Sunday Times alleging PM attended the potentially rule-breaking event with wife Carrie in May 2020The newspaper cited three sources stating Mr Johnson's principal private secretary, Martin Reynolds, emailed officials with an invite adding 'BYOB', meaning bring your own bottle, or boozeSenior civil servant Sue Gray is investigating …