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Full employment?

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has today announced that he is targetting ‘full employment’.
This illicited the response “What on earth is it?” from Jeremy Paxman, and for those of you who are not familiar with the term here is the definition… 438 more words

Who speaks for the Muslims?

Newsnight 24/03/2014

Trust Newsnight to ask the right questions and get the right answers. Last nights episode began with a 10 minute segment on the disappearance of MH370 and the location of its ever-elusive black box, and then descended into an anarchy that can only be described as shamefully reminiscent of the Black Friday type. 1,497 more words

My Slice Of Pie

Angles on Mons

‘The Angel of Mons’ by R. Crowhurst (UK National Army Museum)

I’ve been catching up on the BBC’s latest First World War documentary series, as the centenary approaches (that fact is not coincidental to my sporadic posting – day job and all). 546 more words