Monthly Archives: October 2014

Just how nasty are Britain First?

If you ever believed the bilge that Britain First, vaguely related to the BNP as was, are all about puppies and poppies – and no doubt sugar and spice and all things nice – then news from the Rochester by-election … Continue reading

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Not putting clocks back

I know, i know. This is the weekend when the entire UK population indulges itself in that orgy of crepuscular masochism, otherwise known as Greenwich Mean Time. Or at least, when most of the population do so. Because i, for … Continue reading

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Sorry seems to be the hardest word

In a week when the subject of apology – more precisely, apology by wealthy and highly privileged men such as Oscar Pistorius and Ched Evans – has been in the news…again!…there is one apology i have looked for in vain. … Continue reading

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Identity revisited

I have long had it in for the name change approach favoured by many of our largest and supposedly most respected organisations. Not just because it is discriminatory toward specific groups – of which women are far and away the … Continue reading

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