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  • Minister orders Oxfam to hand over files on Haiti prostitute scandal

    02/09/2018 11:08:08 AM PST · by rktman · 9 replies
    thetimes.co.uk ^ | 2/9/2018 | Sean OíNeill
    The government has ordered Oxfam to hand over files on charity staff who paid for sex in earthquake-torn Haiti. The demand follows an investigation by The Times that revealed Oxfam covered up the use of prostitutes by senior aid workers. Matt Hancock, the culture secretary who is responsible for charity regulation, said: ďThese allegations are deeply shocking and Oxfam must now provide the Charity Commission with all the evidence they hold of events that happened in Haiti as a matter of urgency. ďThe reported historic behaviour of senior aid workers is abhorrent and completely unacceptable. Charities must ensure that they...
  • Fmr London Mayor: 7/7 Suicide Bombers ‚ÄėGave Their Lives‚ĶIn Protest‚Äô

    11/27/2015 4:32:46 PM PST · by markomalley · 21 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 11/27/15 | Kerry Picket
    Ken Livingstone, former mayor of London and member of Britain‚Äôs Labour Party, excused the terrorists who were part of the 2005 London terrorist attacks and instead blamed then-British¬†Prime Minister Tony Blair.Appearing on BBC Thursday, Livingstone, who was mayor of London at the time of the attacks, said of the suicide bombers, ‚ÄúGo and look what they put on their website. They did those killings because of our invasion of Iraq. They gave their lives, they said what they believed, they took Londoners‚Äô lives in protest against our invasion of Iraq.‚ÄĚHe added, ‚Äúand we were lied to by Tony Blair about...