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Forgiving abusers?

This is something I normally do not consider, since my professional and personal inclinations are to concentrate entirely on the needs of victims. But there are several different types of abuse, and let’s start by saying, here and now, this … Continue reading

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The established media spin more as their influence wanes

Cross refer the news reports and newspaper headlines these days and it is easy to expose the tricks used to spin a quote into drama that suits an established agenda. This has always been the case of course, but with Jeremy Corbyn … Continue reading

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Pig Mouth Questions (PMQs) postponed

The Guardian has kindly suggested some readers’ questions that do not focus entirely on, the corruptly appointed peer, Lord Ashcroft’s lovely biographical allegations of his student exploits as an over-privileged twat undertaking silly rituals. So in that spirit, perhaps we can imagine his … Continue reading

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Nostalgia for Punk Rock: Sex Pistols did it first I guess

My past is catching up with me on Twitter. Apparently there is an interested audience for my punk & reggae photojournalist work from the 1977- 80 era. Sadly a large part of my collection, including all the original negatives, suffered … Continue reading

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Meat is not murder, but where do you draw the line?

George Monbiot knows – the logic of a meat eater. Many on Social media have been outraged by his eating of a roadkill squirrel, but it is the hypocrisy of any meat-eaters among that group that is truly shocking. It … Continue reading

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How the deputy PM betrayed the best coalition ever…

This Deputy PM “appeared modest and unassuming; he was ineffective at public relations and lacked charisma.” (Wikipedia) – but led the Labour party longer than anyone else and won two successive elections against a rampant wartime Tory opponent… So what are … Continue reading

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The Poetry of The Donald

Donald J. Trump’s poems: Works of undoubted genius from Fox News “Pulitzerest poet 2015” all words unchanged from published quotes, only punctuation has been corrected. 29th July 2015 “Perfect Polling” Public Policy Polling, known as PPP, has just come out … Continue reading

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Sometimes dogs are just wrong.

I have a mixed relationship with dogs – some are delightful, and so are many owners – but yesterday a dog put my wife in hospital, it may have caused long-term pain and injury, and it ruined a beautiful family … Continue reading

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Europe has lifted a revolver and fired the first blank.

The battle to save Greece has some truths still to emerge, but what has already emerged is quite shocking This is a clip from that linked interview with Yanis Varoufakis… Other reports reveal that many, particularly on the German side, had … Continue reading

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“If it wasn’t a dick it wasn’t rape” – the law is a dick

I have put this idea out there before – and will continue to refine and draw together further arguments, evidence and support, until either success or my dying day. The Law Commission exists for modifying bad laws. It has recently … Continue reading

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