Tag: politics

Slavering chops

Understatement of the week: There is widespread scepticism in London about the new financial rules, which some British critics see as a Franco-German attempt to undermine Europe’s financial capital. The new laws will give more say to European institutions. A…

Pink mafia at it again

Tim Worstall summed it up: I’ve just had a Facebook request (no, I don’t log into it) asking that the “The Daily Mail should retract Jan Moir’s hateful, homophobic article”. This one. OK, it’s a bit strong but…..I can imagine…

Lights go out across Europe

With an inevitability, in a slow downwards spiral, we are finally at that point when the lights are about to go out across Europe, heralding in a new 1930s with a twist. Mr Klaus said: “The train carrying the treaty…

Holy Moses, what is all this?

As a reaction to the BBC’s “putting the Hamas side word for word” yesterday, I wrote: Which Israel was it?  Given that there are three sides of politics – whoever the combatants are and then Them, who was ordering the…