Amber Rudd

Home Secretary Urges NHS Trusts To 'Learn' From Cyber Attack And Upgrade Computer Systems

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 13.05.2017 | UK

NHS trusts have been urged by the Home Secretary to upgrade their computer systems as the health service faces a weekend of chaos after a debilitating...

May To Repeat 100k-A-Year Migration Target In Tory Manifesto

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s flagship pledge to cut net migration to under 100,000 a year is to be repeated in the Tory general election manifesto. The Prime Minis...

Amber Rudd: Tories Will 'Look Again' At 100k Net Migration Pledge

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Politics

Home Secretary Amber Rudd today confirmed the Conservatives are re-examining their flagship pledge to get net migration below 100,000 a year. Appearin...

Devious Manipulations, Dishonest Politics, Border Security And Theresa May

Chris Hobbs | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK
Chris Hobbs

Issues around border controls linked to terrorism, 'traditional' criminality, migration, immigration, national security and even queueing times should, as far as is possible, be in the public domain especially around election time. Delaying or redacting reports other than in extreme circumstance where there is a real risk to national security, is cheating the electorate. It's as simple as that.

Twitter 'Preventing Government From Monitoring Terror-Related Content'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.04.2017 | UK

Twitter has blocked the Government from potential sources of counter-terrorism intelligence, according to reports. Police and security services includ...

No, Amber Rudd, You Still Shouldn't Get To See My WhatsApp Messages

Tom Edwards | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Tech
Tom Edwards

The Prime Minister and Home Secretary should be asking themselves what exactly it is they are trying to protect from these terrorists, if not the basic freedoms of their citizens? They would likely argue that if we've done nothing wrong, we have nothing to hide - and should therefore be more than happy for the government to snoop in on our messages. But that's not the point.

Has Theresa May Forgotten About The Licencing Of Private Investigators?

Anthony Smith | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Politics
Anthony Smith

So, if I may, a small suggesting for our current Prime Minister. Call Amber Rudd into your office for a cosy chat and let's get this thing sorted once and for all. The industry has provided you with all the information you need and we have even supplied you with a workable solution.

Rudd's Plan To Gain Access To WhatsApp 'The Outcome Jihadists Want', Warns Tory MP

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Politics

Amber Rudd has been warned by a Tory MP that giving government the ability to read encrypted WhatsApp messages will also open up access to criminals ...

Rudd 'Using' Westminster Attack To Justify Spying On WhatsApp, Says Ex-Cyber Security Chief

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Politics

Amber Rudd has been accused of trying to use last week’s terror attack on parliament to justify giving the government greater electronic surveillanc...

Amber Rudd Ripped For Saying Knowing 'Necessary Hashtags' Will Counter Terror

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK

Home Secretary Amber Rudd today did a round of Sunday morning TV interviews to signal a crackdown on terrorists using social media to plot their attac...

Sunday Shows: Amber Rudd And Ukip Wars Dominate

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Baroness Warsi, the first Muslim to attend Cabinet back in 2010, appeared on Marr to discuss the Westminster terror attacks and I...

'Completely Unacceptable' We Can't See Terrorists' WhatsApp Messages, Says Amber Rudd

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Politics

Home Secretary Amber Rudd today claimed it is “completely unacceptable” for WhatsApp to allow terrorists to “hide” behind its encrypted messag...

Boris Johnson Attack Internet Giants Over 'Disgusting' Failures

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson has attacked internet giants for their “disgusting” failure to remove extremist material from the web. The Foreign Secretary also ca...

Tearful Londoners Unite To Declare 'We Are Not Afraid' At Westminster Attack Vigil

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK

Tearful Londoners have held a minute’s silence to honour those killed in the Westminster attack, as the city reacted with defiance to an act that me...

Theresa, Stop Using EU Citizens As Bargaining Chips! British Expats In The EU Are NOT In Danger

Dr Michael Arnheim | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK Politics
Dr Michael Arnheim

Dear Theresa - You suffered a humiliating defeat in the House of Lords on 1 March 2017 on the rights of EU citizens after Brexit. But you still stubbornly refuse to accept this. Instead, you cling to the irrational intention of using EU citizens' rights as a bargaining chip in the Brexit negotiations.

Manhunt For Escaped Killer Escalates After Officers Ambushed During Hospital Visit

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

An international manhunt is now underway for a murderer who escaped custody during a hospital visit conducted with “woefully inadequate escort arran...

Charles Bronson’s Fiancée Petitions Amber Rudd And Theresa May For His Release

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK

Charles Bronson’s fiancée has started an online petition pleading for his release. Paula Williamson’s Change.org petition calls on Home Secretary...

Calais Volunteers Take On Amber Rudd's 'Shameful' Halting Of Child Refugee Scheme

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK

More than 50,000 people are calling on Home Secretary Amber Rudd to “respect the rights of young refugees” after the government ditched its scheme...

Away From The Politics, Here's The Potentially Deadly Reality Of Halting The Dubs Amendment

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 11.02.2017 | UK

Campaigners working in Calais have said the Government’s sudden decision to stop taking in lone child refugees is “shameful” and “cruel”, as...

Tory MPs Slam Government For Limiting Number Of Child Refugees

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Politics

Conservative MPs have hit out at the government’s decision to limit the number of child refugees it will accept from Europe to just 350 - rather tha...

The Waugh Zone February 1, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday, February 1… 1) 50 WAYS TO LEAVE A BROTHER The historic The EU (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill...

Finally A British Minister Has Condemned Trump's Muslim Ban Like They Mean It

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK

Donald Trump’s “divisive” travel ban could provide a “propaganda opportunity” for the Islamic State terror group, Home Secretary Amber Rudd ...

Theresa May Tells Boris And Amber Rudd To Call The US And Protest At Trump's Travel Ban

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 29.01.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has ordered Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd to telephone their US equivalents to “make representations” ...

Amber Rudd And 'Confirmation Bias'

Chris Tavner | Posted 16.01.2017 | UK Politics
Chris Tavner

Confirmation bias is the tendency to interpret information in such a way as to back up your existing beliefs. We see this all the time online.

Amber Rudd's 'Name-And-Shame' Foreign Workers Speech Recorded As 'Hate Incident'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK

Amber Rudd’s suggestion that companies compile lists of foreign workers has been recorded as a “hate incident” by police - but the university pr...