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Falling in Love with London

There had been similar situations before, but this time was different.  This time I fell hard and fast, head over heels.

I was in love.  I was eight years old, and I was immediately, hopelessly, in love with London. 326 more words


The Economy: Too Much Risk, For Little Reward?

Over the next 6 weeks, I will be analysing what a vote of yes or no would mean for Britain. The yes vote has gained some momentum in recent weeks but now, with just 6 weeks to go until the biggest referendum in British history takes place, these polls actually begin to mean something. 842 more words



Starting to get the hang of this…

The Authentic Northern Ireland Experience

I arrived at my friend’s family home in the evening, which was located on a farm in Magherafelt, Londonderry. On my way to the farm, I noticed that on either side of the road, there were cattle farms – full of sheep and cows. 877 more words


Why the West Won't Enforce Sanctions Against Israel

Throughout the citizenry of western liberal democracies, there is growing disbelief at the reluctance of government to denounce Israel’s escalating aggression against Gaza. The streets of major cities from London to Chicago have been filled over the past week with hundreds of thousands of people, each shocked, saddened, and angered by the apparent complicity of their own representatives in the crimes committed by the Israeli state. 1,955 more words