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Open Letter to the World Anti Doping Agency and International Olympic Committee Regarding the McLaren Report and the Politicization of Doping in Sports
Russian track and field athletes, plus the entire Paralympics team, were banned from the Rio Games last summer. This was based on the first McLaren report commissioned by the World Anti Doping Agency (WADA)....
Banning Paralympic Athletes to Bash Russia
Last Sunday it was announced that the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) had decided to ban the entire Russian team from the upcoming Paralympics to held in Rio in September...
Don't Send Him!
Donald Trump has spat in the faces of at least half the Israeli population. He has appointed a bankruptcy lawyer named David Friedman to the job of US ambassador in Israel....
The Biased Report that Led to Banning Russian Athletes
The targeting of Russia and indiscriminate punishment of their athletes is a betrayal of the Olympic spirit....
The Pen Trumps the Sword Anytime (Part 3)
The third part of an 'Introduction' to an illustrated book of poetry by Faysal Mikdadi. The collection, Painted into a Corner, appeared in the summer of 2014...
Police, Guns, Action – how safe were England’s pilot badger culls?
The British government’s policy to rid England’s cattle of bovine TB by culling badgers is unravelling writes Lesley Docksey...
Iraq: Sixty Nine Days In Fallujah General Hospital Emergency Department
Felicity Arbuthnot writes about the ongoing massacre in Fallujah, Iraq, as government forces continue to attack the city...
Imperialist war crimes against the people of Syria piling up
Demonstrators denounce mercenary attack on Kassab in Syria...
Beat the Cheat: an alternative take
With the Sun newspaper launching yet another campaign of 'Beat the Cheat', Felix McHugh highlights the problem of claimants being cheated out of their benefits...
Conservatism is linked to low intelligence; but the real idiots are the progressives letting it win, writes George Monbiot....
Lies, Damned Lies and Opinion Polls
Stephen Gilbert challenges the so called 'accuracy' of ICM opinion polls and shows how Labour continues to miss classic opportunities to rebut Conservative policy. ...
Sex Crime Report Lacks Credibility
The Real Cost of the Banking Crisis
Mick Brooks reviews the Bank of England's assessment of the banking crisis....
Circles of Crisis
Michael Prior examines the political crisis at the heart of the UK slowdown....
Gordon Brown and "Light Touch" Regulation
Mick Brooks on how Gordon’s policies left the UK unprepared for the present financial crisis....
George Monbiot examines the detail behind "job creation"....
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