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The Waugh Zone Tuesday June 20, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. WHITHER THERESA? The Cabinet meets this morning and the mood looks like being one of grim determination. Theresa May has a heck of a lot on her p...

The Tory Press Turns On Theresa May As She Tries To Cling On As Prime Minister

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.06.2017 | UK

The Tory-backing press are unwilling to spin Theresa May’s humiliating election result, turning on the prime minister as she fights to stay in Downi...

The Tory-Backing Newspapers Can't Believe That Shock Exit Poll

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

Britain’s newspapers can’t quite believe the shock exit poll that predicts this election could go catastrophically wrong for Theresa May - includi...

Zoo Where Keeper Died Had Been 'Told To Improve Emergency Communications'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK

The zoo where a keeper was killed after a tiger entered the enclosure she was in had reportedly been told to improve its emergency communications. Ros...

Companies Making Great Strides In Video

Dror Ginzberg | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK Tech
Dror Ginzberg

It's an interesting development in the ongoing transformation of the publishing industry, and one that results from a couple of media's biggest trends. First, there's the increasing appetite for video, and second, there's the migration of audiences from owned and operated sites to social networks.

Boris Attacks 'Turnip Ghosts' Who Warned Against Brexit, In First Column Since July

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 02.01.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson has railed against “the turnip ghosts of Project Fear” in a stridently pro-Brexit newspaper column, his first for six months. Johnso...

This Is What Imperial Measurement-Era Britain Really Looked Like

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK

The post-EU referendum landscape has given rise to a number of rose-tinted campaigns to hark back to the supposed glory days of pre-union Britain. The...

Telegraph Suggests Brighton Should Leave UK, Brighton Already in Progress

Liam Evans | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK
Liam Evans

In Monday's opinion piece for The Telegraph, one self-assured pundit claimed that 'perhaps Brighton should hold its own referendum, on independence fr...

David Cameron Is 'Trapped In Wealth' And Everyone Feels Really, Really Sorry For Him

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 11.04.2016 | UK Comedy

In light of the Panama Papers scandal, politicians across the UK are under immense pressure to release their tax returns and prove they have nothing t...

Military Top Brass Warns Brexit Would Increase Threat Of Russia And Isis

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK

A British exit from the European Union would limit the UK’s capacity to deal with international dangers, including the threat from members of the so...

The Telegraph's Latest Slur On Jeremy Corbyn Is Very Festive - And Very Untrue

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.12.2015 | UK

The Telegraph has accused Jeremy Corbyn of cancelling Christmas - only he hasn't. The paper reports that the Labour leader is refusing to issue a m...

Even The Telegraph's Readers Think Its Coverage Of Jeremy Corbyn Is Ridiculous

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 09.11.2015 | UK

Readers of the Daily Telegraph have hit out at the paper for its coverage of Jeremy Corbyn's bow at the Cenotaph during the Remembrance Sunday service...

The Fight Against Tampon Tax Should Not be Ridiculed as a Feminist Joke

Brittany Dawson | Posted 28.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Brittany Dawson

The fight against tampon tax is not a fight against men, in the same way that feminism is not a fight against men. It is a fight against the unjust tax on a product that is essential to half the population's lives.

The Telegraph's Dig At Jeremy Corbyn May Have Backfired A Little

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.10.2015 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn had a lot to answer for on Saturday afternoon. LATEST: John McDonnell Brings Up His Own 'Embarrassing' U-Turn In Letter To George Osb...

The Telegraph Goes After Sturgeon Following Impressive Debate

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Politics

Fleet Street’s main Tory newspaper has moved quickly to attack Nicola Sturgeon following her impressive performance during the live TV debate on Thu...

Why Is Peter Oborne so Shocked by 'The Telegraph'?

Paul Blanchard | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK
Paul Blanchard

Peter Oborne quits the Telegraph. He accuses them of bad things. He says they pander to advertisers, drop stories and run populist headlines. Everyone who cares says 'wow!' and the Telegraph gets a kicking on Twitter. That's the upshot of the story. But even if the Telegraph did do all these things, why was Oborne so surprised and shocked?

Look Who Is Defending Jack Straw After That Cash For Access Sting...

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Politics

Tony Blair has issued a fierce defence of Jack Straw, his former foreign secretary, after he was caught in a cash for access sting. An undercover ...

‘Disgusting' New Low At The Telegraph Has Journalists 'Horrified'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK

Cementing perhaps the worst week in the newspaper’s history, The Daily Telegraph published an article on Friday in which it used the reported deaths...

The Criminalisation of Islam in The British Media

Dilly Hussain | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK
Dilly Hussain

The coordinated propaganda against Islam in the media is occurring for a reason, and that reason is to fan Islamophobia in order to create an atmosphere of hate, distrust, suspicion and fear of Muslims.

Should the Private Tutoring Industry be Regulated?

Alex Dyer | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Alex Dyer

It is fast becoming one of the most popular jobs in the UK - and if the recent figures are true, the industry is now one of the most popular career choices out there...

Power to the Poppy

Laura Blumenthal | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Politics
Laura Blumenthal

A picture is worth a thousand words and the blood red poppy speaks most powerfully of all. Although multiple pins and poppies are lost throughout the remembrance time please do continue to buy poppies as every donation goes towards a truly worthy cause, to those it is difficult to articulate your immense appreciation.

The UK Is Running Out Of Phone Numbers

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Tech

Five cities in the UK will now have to type full phone numbers, including the area code, in order to help stay off a shortage of telephone numbers. ...

'How Can A Civilised Country Call This Proportional?' The Newspaper That Wrote This Might Shock You

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK

Could this be the conflict that finally turns the UK press against Israel? Some of Britain's most hawkish and traditionally pro-Israel newspapers ...

Money for Nothing, and Your Tweets for Free

Sean Craddock | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Tech
Sean Craddock

Saturday saw London as the first place in the UK to be the target of Californian millionaire Jason Buzi and his envelopes of 'Hidden Cash'. This Twitter-led treasure hunt went from a couple of tweets being shared from his account @hiddencash, to a full-blown media frenzy with the man himself appearing on Sky News with secret clues as to the money's whereabouts.

Poorna Bell

Tube Crush: Is Perving Over Pictures Of Men On The Tube Objectifying Them?

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Tube Crush - the site where people post pictures of 'cute' men on the London Underground - has been around for a while, but has come under scrutiny fo...