A Lifetime of Disillusion

November 9, 2013 12:00 am Leave your thoughts

I recently turned sixty five. This is the same age as the State of Israel. From our side of the fence (or should I say 'of the Separation Wall'), it the same date as the birthday of our dispossession as a Palestinian people

Now you can vote for the next EC President

November 7, 2013 12:58 pm Leave your thoughts

On Wednesday 6 November a very significant event took place in Brussels. Martin Schulz was confirmed as the Party of European Socialists candidate designate for the European Commission President. So how does this impact on you? The answer is in a very big way, writes David Eade.

Blitz or Bling

November 5, 2013 12:00 am Leave your thoughts

The great British Blitz tradition has been replaced by the great bling tradition. We live purely on sensationalism, exaggeration, self indulgence, dishonest reporting and, sadly, undignified realities

Workfare: Hardly Fair

November 4, 2013 12:00 am Leave your thoughts

Workfare has been in the news again this week. The Supreme Court ruled for Cait Reilly and against the DWP on three out of four counts, and yet IDS declared that the Department had "won" the case