Articles, comment and meditations on power, oppression and political mindfulness
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Drool Britannia: complaint to BBC over naked militarist propaganda
I wish to complain about the display of extravagant militarism celebrated in this live feed coverage of the aircraft carrier Queen Elizabeth...
Saturday, 29 July 2017
Rejecting militarism, supporting the radical hoops
Green Brigade seat suspensions, Celtic v Rosenborg. On the spectrum between high crimes and petty misdemeanors, UEFA's fining of ...
Friday, 30 June 2017
Radiohead in Israel: why is Thom Yorke so outraged over boycott call?
Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has now made a public statement rejecting calls from Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) and the wider Pale...
Wednesday, 7 June 2017
Scotland and the potential of a Corbyn-led progressive alliance
No predictions. One can only hope now for a Corbyn victory and the pleasure of May's removal. But either an outright win or a close outc...
Monday, 5 June 2017
Corbyn soars high above weathervane Guardian
It's been a pleasure to watch Jeremy Corbyn surge on a wave of rational argument and populist appeal. Whatever happens now, Corbyn has w...
Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Manchester bombing: media fail to probe intelligence-jihadi collusion under May's watch
Amid reports of multiple arrests and the 'immense progress' made by police and the security services in 'rounding-up' the...
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