News Ticker >
[ December 11, 2019 ]

SHOCKING VIDEO: Black Residents Blame the Jews for Slaughter of Jews at Kosher Market in...

[ December 11, 2019 ]

Jersey City Bloodbath: Multiple weapons, bomb recovered from scene of antisemitic shooting by Black supremacists,...

[ December 11, 2019 ]

Failing CNN’s Don Lemon loses it over a ……. Trump meme

[ December 11, 2019 ]

Pamela Geller reviews Robert Spencer’s latest masterwork: The Palestinian Delusion: The Catastrophic History of the...

[ December 11, 2019 ]

Jersey City Massacre Suspects ID’d, Gunman Published Anti-Semitic and Anti-Police Posts Official Says

[ December 11, 2019 ]

Pensacola Muslims Fear “Backlash” After Jihad Massacre

[ December 11, 2019 ]

Antisemitic hate group J-Street condemns Trumps executive order to protect Jewish students on campus.

[ December 11, 2019 ]

Trump expected to issue executive order against antisemitism on campus

[ December 10, 2019 ]

Jewish Market Was “Targeted” in Jersey City Bloodbath, 6 DEAD Including Police Detective

[ December 10, 2019 ]

President Trump will address false impeachment charges during the Senate trial

Fighting jihad? No, they’d rather arrest a man with a pencil

58
Police across Britain are ever vigilant when it comes to preventing an “Islamophobic” backlash after terror attacks.

Officers in Grimsby rushed to a mosque, where it was reported a suspect was threatening to stab someone.

They arrested a homeless man, Jake Jones, and charged him with possessing an offensive weapon.

The charge, which was subsequently dropped when it came to court this week, read: “At Grimsby in North East Lincolnshire, without lawful authority or reasonable excuse, you had with you in a public place, namely Legsby Avenue, an offensive weapon, namely a sharply pointed pencil.”

When I read the address, I assumed this was a wind-up. Legsby Avenue?

’Ello, ’ello, ’ello. Legsby ’avin’ yew.

Nope, it really exists.

Deputy district judge Philip Houlden said that the whole purpose of having a pencil was “surely that it should actually have a sharp point” so that it could be used properly.

This is another one of those stories I don’t know whether to pencil in under Mind How You Go or You Couldn’t Make It Up.

At least Trump would stop a Hamas hate mob marching the streets: As Sadiq Khan threatens to boycott his state visit, RICHARD LITTLEJOHN says it’s a pity the London Mayor isn’t so fussy over the company he keeps

By Richard Littlejohn for the Daily Mail, 9 June 2017 (thanks to Inexion)

What especially infuriates Trump’s many sworn enemies and high-minded critics is that most of the time he’s absolutely right.

In the wake of Saturday’s terror attack at London Bridge, Trump tweeted: ‘At least seven dead and 48 wounded . . . and Mayor of London says there’s no reason to be alarmed.’ Cue bien-pensant outrage and a hissy fit from the mayor himself, Sadiq Khan, demanding that Trump’s proposed state visit to Britain should be cancelled, on the grounds that the President had insulted all Londoners.

No he hadn’t. He’d insulted Sadiq Khan, which is not the same thing at all. Those of you who read my column on Monday will be aware that I said almost exactly the same thing about Khan. Perhaps the mayor will retaliate by banning me from paying another state visit to Smith & Wollensky, the magnificent American steakhouse off the Strand.

For anyone who missed it, I monstered Khan for claiming that: ‘London is the safest city in the world, even while the body count was rising. With complacency like that, what chance have we got?’

Trump wasn’t insulting London, he was quite rightly criticising the typical knee-jerk ‘nothing to see here’ reaction of politicians unwilling to confront the clear and present danger we face from the nihilistic Islamist death cult in our midst.

No reason to be alarmed? This was the second murderous terrorist attack in London in a matter of weeks, coming as it did in the wake of the Manchester massacre.

No reason to be alarmed? Then why are the barricades going up all over London and the streets flooded with armed policemen?

If there was any insulting going on, it was Saddo Khan insulting our intelligence.

Saddo Khan has announced that if the President’s visit goes ahead, he will boycott the official state banquet. Pathetic

After mouthing the usual platitudes and pieties, it was back to parochial political business as usual for the mayor, who attempted to shift responsibility for the London Bridge atrocity on to ‘Tory cuts’ to police budgets.

Trump’s tweet gave the mayor another convenient excuse to change the subject, to summon up a wave of faux fury against one of the Left’s favourite bogeymen.

‘You’re not welcome in my city, Mr President,’ parroted one ‘respected’ commentator yesterday, repeating the fiction that Trump had insulted all Londoners. This from a former Moscow stooge who was an active Communist throughout the time the Soviet Union had hundreds of nuclear missiles pointed at Britain and was equally scathing about Ronald Reagan, the President who won the Cold War.

Like it or not, Trump is the democratically elected leader of our closest ally. As Randy Newman sang about another controversial U.S. politician: ‘He may be a fool, but he’s our fool.’

We are going to need him — and not just to prop up the Nato alliance at a time when Islamist nutjobs have declared war on the West.

Unlike some of our so-called international ‘partners’, Trump is an Anglophile who has said that Britain will receive favourable treatment when it comes to trade post-Brexit. That should be music to the ears of the mayor, who says he wants to protect London’s economy when we leave the EU. American investment is vital to ensure that happens.

The Truth Must be Told

Your contribution supports independent journalism

Please take a moment to consider this. Now, more than ever, people are reading Geller Report for news they won't get anywhere else. But advertising revenues have all but disappeared. Google Adsense is the online advertising monopoly and they have banned us. Social media giants like Facebook and Twitter have blocked and shadow-banned our accounts. But we won't put up a paywall. Because never has the free world needed independent journalism more.

Everyone who reads our reporting knows the Geller Report covers the news the media won't. We cannot do our ground-breaking report without your support. We must continue to report on the global jihad and the left's war on freedom. Our readers’ contributions make that possible.

Geller Report's independent, investigative journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we believe our work is critical in the fight for freedom and because it is your fight, too.

Please contribute to our ground-breaking work here.


Make a monthly commitment to support The Geller Report – choose the option that suits you best.

Contribute Monthly - Choose One

Have a tip we should know? Your anonymity is NEVER compromised. Email tips@thegellerreport.com

Pin It on Pinterest