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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Sal Speaks: August 2018

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  Banking and Finance, Brexit, British, England, English, Europe, great britain, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Sal Speaks: August 2018

Source: Liberal Democrats UK It may be mid-August but the bad news about Brexit is increasing by the day! Senior Brexiteers such as Boris Johnson and Jacob Rees-Mogg continue to peddle their populist nonsense, against the facts: the pound dropping against the Euro; international organisations moving their EU HQ out of Britain; and even the […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Bigots are not welcome in the Liberal Democrats

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  British, Culture, England, English, Europe, great britain, Labour, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Politics, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Bigots are not welcome in the Liberal Democrats

Source: Liberal Democrats UK The last ten days have seen major stories of racism in both of Britain’s major parties. What is happening in the Labour party – and Boris Johnson’s comments this week – are frightening to many Jewish and Muslim people living in Britain. This is a reflection of the way the politics […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: The 2017 General Election Review

By   /  August 11, 2018  /  England, English, Europe, great britain, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: The 2017 General Election Review

Source: Liberal Democrats UK After the 2015 election disaster, a comprehensive post-mortem led by James Gurling analysed what had gone wrong and made a huge number of detailed recommendations of what should be done differently next time. However, the snap election of 2017, coming just two years later and out of left field, meant that […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Why conscience led me to leave the Conservatives

By   /  August 11, 2018  /  Asia, Asia Pacific, Brexit, Business, Commerce, Crime, Employment, England, English, Europe, Fisheries, great britain, India, Justice, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Politics, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Why conscience led me to leave the Conservatives

Source: Liberal Democrats UK I say no – conscience comes before one’s own ambitions and equality, tolerance & justice are far more important that one’s own career path. The future of our great United Kingdom and our future generations is far more important than anything else in my view and worth fighting for every step […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: The Conservatives’ “hostile environment” is a playground for traffickers

By   /  August 9, 2018  /  Brexit, Crime, England, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, great britain, Human Rights, Intelligence, Justice, law, Legal, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Police, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: The Conservatives’ “hostile environment” is a playground for traffickers

Source: Liberal Democrats UK Theresa May once called modern slavery “the great human rights issue of our time”, and she was right. The very idea that human beings are held in bondage in the UK today – forced to pick fruit and wash cars, to work on construction sites and in nail bars – is […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Why I left the Conservative party

By   /  August 9, 2018  /  Aid, Brexit, England, English, Environment, Europe, European Union, great britain, Labour, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Why I left the Conservative party

Source: Liberal Democrats UK I first became involved with party politics when I was 18. I was studying an undergraduate degree in Politics and Religious Studies (later refined to straight Politics) at Cardiff University. Like most first years, I had planned to join at least one society and throw myself into student life at the […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Liberal Democrat Campaign for Race Equality

By   /  August 8, 2018  /  England, English, Europe, great britain, gun control, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Liberal Democrat Campaign for Race Equality

Source: Liberal Democrats UK The new Liberal Democrat Campaign for Race Equality aims to make the Liberal Democrats a truly multiracial party – to become a leading political force for race equality and integration. The Alderdice review into race equality within the party made for uncomfortable reading. It concluded that the party was not integrated […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Party Conference Dates in 2019

By   /  July 30, 2018  /  England, English, Europe, great britain, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Party Conference Dates in 2019

Source: Liberal Democrats UK The dates and locations for Spring and Autumn conference 2019 have been announced. Spring conference – York Barbican – 16-17th March 2019Autumn Conference – Bournemouth International Centre – 15-18th September 2019 Conference is where our party makes decisions on our future direction.  You can participate in thought-provoking debates, meet like-minded people, […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Future Leaders at ALDC Kickstart

By   /  July 28, 2018  /  Aid, England, English, Europe, great britain, Liberal Democrats UK, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Social Media, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Future Leaders at ALDC Kickstart

Source: Liberal Democrats UK Last year I attended ALDC (the Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors and Campaigns) Kickstart weekend as part of their Future Leaders scheme. 15 or so young people in the party are offered individual mentorship to help them get to where they want to be in the party – whether that is […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government backs down on medical cannabis

By   /  July 28, 2018  /  England, English, Europe, great britain, Liberal Democrats UK, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government backs down on medical cannabis

Source: Liberal Democrats UK Today the Government reported that patients in need of cannabis-based medicines will be allowed access to them in ‘exceptional circumstances’. This is very welcome and long overdue change, which will be a relief for many patients and their families. It is disgraceful that people have been left to suffer for so […]

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