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The Trouble Maker


As cop hearing begins, Alfie Meadows demands justice


A police officer who allegedly hit a student in the head with a baton during protests in December 2010 faces a disciplinary hearing.

‘This is a story of abuse and this is a story of your royalty’


Virginia Giuffre in an interview with BBC Panorama said, “I implore the people in the UK to stand up beside me, to help me fight this fight, to not accept this as being OK

Prince Andrew’s lies on abuse scandal start to unravel


Prince Andrew secretly met Ghislaine Maxwell inside Buckingham Palace

The Troublemaker—British soldiers’ torture and murder covered up


Evidence implicating British soldiers in the murder of children and the torture of civilians was covered up by military commanders

The Troublemaker—Academy heads make vast fortunes for failing children


Head teachers and academy trust leaders in the state sector are collecting “fat cat” pay packages with some pocketing nearly half a million pounds a year.

The Troublemaker - Missing records point to cover-up over infected blood


The number of missing medical records, and patients whose HIV test results were withheld, are proof of a high level Whitehall cover-up, a

The Troublemaker—Cruel Universal Credit drives poor women into prostitution


Vulnerable women are being forced into prostitution because of the Tories’ Universal Credit (UC) benefit. It is more evidence of why the nasty benefit must be scrapped now.

The Troublemaker—Fresh questions for Prince Andrew over Epstein abuse


Prince Andrew met Jeffrey Epstein, the billionaire paedophile, at least ten times over the course of their 12-year friendship, according to an investigator.

The Troublemaker - Demo for right of soldiers to shoot Irish people in the back


A few thousand people took to London streets last weekend to support the right of British people to shoot Irish people in the back.

British spooks’ role in torture and terror will remain secret


Declassified cables provide new details of the torture of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and Abu Zubaydah were subjected to by the CIA.

The Troublemaker—The rich fiddle the figures to get out of paying their taxes


The super-rich are inventing investments to avoid paying taxes.

The Troublemaker—Police officers caught stealing and abusing


A detective who stole £9,000 related to murder cases from a police safe has been jailed.

The Troublemaker—Screws lined up ‘like penalty shoot-out’ to watch man die


across the floor and restrained by prison guards are the final conscious moments of prisoner Allan Marshall.

Tory plans for retirement at 75 means working till death


The state pension age is set to rise to 75 over the next 16 years. That’s if Boris Johnson’s favourite think tank gets its way

The Troublemaker - Home Office spies on people it claims to be mentoring


Home Office mentors are gathering information on their clients in “confidential” deradicalisation meetings and sharing it with police to investigate the people they are counselling.

The Troublemaker—Rich and royals unite to save the planet for nice holidays


The younger royals like to foster an image of being progressive fighters for social justice. This was somewhat marred last week by a visit made by prince Harry to join a conference on saving the world.

The new cabinet—Johnson’s evil minions


The foreign secretary complained about “discrimination against men” and described feminists as “among the most obnoxious bigots”. Thinks workers in Britain are “the worst idlers in the world”.

No hostile environment for the super-rich immigrants


The Home Office is bending over backwards to attract a different class of person—millionaires

Unite union launches probe into officials’ role in blacklist


The unite union has announced the launch of an investigation into possible collusion by union officers in blacklisting

The Troublemaker—Billionaire child abuser arrest may reveal sordid truth on rich


Financier Jeffrey Epstein has been arrested for trafficking and sexually assaulting girls at his mansion in New York.

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