The city of
is the capital of the European Union and it has chosen to honour the memory of
one of its most dedicated political loyalists by renaming a location after her.
Place Jo Cox, translates from the French
as " Brussels Jo Cox Square".
Jo Cox MP was the member in the House of Commons for the constituency of Batley
and Spen, but before she entered parliament she lived in .
Brussels Jo Cox Square is near the Ancienne Belgique concert venue in the
heart of the city which Ms Cox regularly visited. Appropriately there are some
Orwellian CCTV cameras above the sign. There was a grand unveiling ceremony
involving the mayor of Brussels, Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn and Jo Cox' family
who have always been very vocal and media friendly. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-45655720.
Jo Cox Square is just one
and a quarter miles from the European Parliament. Jo Cox MP was supposedly shot
dead in 2016 just a few days before the Brexit referendum. A man called Thomas
Mair was convicted of her murder, but there are numerous anomalies relating to
the case that make me question outcome of the trial; see: https://hpanwo-radio.blogspot.com/2016/12/programme-214-podcast-trial-of-thomas.html.
Since that HPANWO Radio show was broadcast there have been updates that are
covered in this episode of Richplanet TV: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HEIoLftYYLM.
I have a feeling that at some point Jo Cox will be posthumously awarded the Charlemagne
Prize, also known as the Kalergi Prize. This award is named after Richard Count
von Coudenhove-Kalergi, the so-called "father of the European Union"
and its first winner. It is given to people who have served the cause of creating
a singular continental superstate in Europe. Other
laureates include Tony Blair, Bill Clinton, Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron and
See here for more information: https://hpanwo-voice.blogspot.com/2018/07/army-on-standby-for-brexit.html.