Posts by James Bond

Ban the burqa petition gets a response from the UK government.

Earlier this year I set up a parliamentary petition to ban the burqua. Under the procedure, if you get 10,000 signatures then the government has to respond. If you get 100,000 signatures then they will consider listing it for parliamentary debate. I worded it very carefully. Ban wearing face coverings in public places. Very recently…

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Black lives matter and Fawlty Towers

There has been considerable talk on social media about banning of certain episodes of Fawlty Towers and other TV programmes for fear of offending people. I am a UK born and raised Indian ethnic minority. Please watch this video to see my view on this. An episode of classic 1970s sitcom Fawlty Towers is set…

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What a waste of money!

Needless blood transfusions. What a waste of money! Although today is world blood donors day let me be controversial. One huge wastage of money is needless blood transfusions. World blood donors day 14 June 2020. Are you making the ultimate gift of life? Safe blood saves lives, but many people across the world have little…

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