Tag: world politics

This Is How You Get More Trump!

Simon Jenkins gets it. But no-one on the left is listening: Trump made it almost arrogantly clear that his formally scripted criticism of the right was merely to appease Washington’s “liberal elite”. He promptly erased it in the sort of…

Platitudes & Handwringing

That’s all they ever offer: London in the 1970s and 1980s came to accept IRA bombs as almost part of living in the capital. It would help if grotesque publicity were not given to these acts of terror. It distorts…

Voices From A Doomed Society…

Several hundred Swedes have joined Islamic State militants in recent years, making the country second only to Belgium as a source of European recruits to the “caliphate”. “I can understand why people are asking whether Sweden has been too open,…

Well, That Should Settle It!

If the likes of Miqdaad Versi is for Remain, I’m for Brexit! Among British Muslims, I hear a range of views on the European referendum: many seem to be apathetic, some want Britain to remain in the EU and a…

Kicking an idea around

This is an area in which I rarely venture and I’m well aware that there are those out there who are far more knowledgeable than I on the subject. A solution will need to be found so please lets avoid…