Author: James Higham

Clegg and the College of Europe

Wheels within wheels. Via Sackerson, Jose Manuel Barroso gave a speech at the College of Europe in 2004: “ … it important to promote his positive views on the separation of powers that reflects that the EU’s three powers are…

The grand illusion of cuts

Predictable: Moving to the news that rattled US markets last night, it was really no news at all. S&P warned that the United States credit rating could be downgraded if the ratbag Republicans and the dimwit Democrats didn’t agree to…

News, events and campaigns

Say no to plain packaging! Not content with banning smoking in every pub and club in the country, prohibiting the display of tobacco in shops and outlawing tobacco vending machines, tobacco control lobbyists now want tobacco sold in ‘plain’ (ie…