Category Archives: Political

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By Craig Murray Woolwich Crown Court is designed to impose the power of the state. Normal courts in this country are public buildings, deliberately placed by our ancestors [..]

Culture, style and the arts, Guest writers, Political

On watching the TV news agenda

by Michael Skywood Clifford Dramatic : striking in appearance or effect, attention catching. The media is aware of the definitions of drama. Drama is often based upon conflict, [..]


Labour Bashing Fake Charity EXPOSED

Tim Fenton, Monday, 4 November 2019 “You may not have heard of the Institute for Statecraft, which was registered in Scotland as a charity, or indeed of [..]


Garbage TV

The Jeremy Kyle show was not a program designed to shed the light of wisdom – but to box, entrench, widen and comodify ‘ignorance’.  It bordered on the [..]

Culture, style and the arts, Political

The Assange arrest is a warning from history

By John Pilger The glimpse of Julian Assange being dragged from the Ecuadorean embassy in London is an emblem of the times. Might against right. Muscle against the [..]


What has happened to Brexit?

190326So what happened to Britain leaving the EU? The ‘Leavers’ won the referendum with 52% of the vote. A referendum is not representative democracy but a people’s vote [..]



by John Lancaster Some of the more pessimistic commentators at the time of the credit crunch, myself included, said that the aftermath of the crash would dominate our [..]

Culture, style and the arts, Guest writers, Political

Father Frank Daly’s Remembrance speech

At the 11 hour on the 11 day of the 11 month, exactly one hundred years ago today, at this precise moment, the guns fell silent. And in [..]


Money and the war industry    

Political, Religious and philosophical


  By Chris Hedges Resistance entails suffering. It requires self-sacrifice. It accepts that we may be destroyed. It is not rational. It is not about the pursuit of [..]