February 15 2017 marks the 75th anniversary of the fall of Singapore in World War II.
It also effectively marks the rise of the US-Australia strategic relationship. 23 more words
Corbyn’s decision to support May’s plans for triggering article 50 is a craven capitulation to nationalism. It also won’t work: hard-line Brexiteers and racists will remain unconvinced, while to the rest of Joe and Joanne public it just looks like a combination of panic and opportunism – which it is. 848 more words
ΦΩΤΟ ΑΡΧΕΙΟΥ: Ο… πατριώτης Αναστασιάδης εκφωνεί επιμνημόσυνο λόγο στο 60-ο ετήσιο μνημόσυνο των ηρώων της ΕΟΚΑ Ιωνά Νικολάου και Κυριάκου Κολοκάση, στον Ιερό Ναό Αγίου Μηνά στο Γέρι. Εκείνοι πέθαναν για τον Ελληνισμό και την Ελευθερία ενώ ο νέος εφιάλτης παραδίδει πακέτο την Κύπρο στους Τούρκους εισβολείς…
Above: Gove repeats his Brexit lies, scarcely challenged by Stephanie Flanders
Many of us were genuinely shocked by the failure of supposedly serious BBC journalists to challenge the lies of the Brexit leaders during the referendum campaign, and the willingness of the BBC news to 260 more words
Illustration: Steve Bell (the Guardian)
It should have been an open goal for Labour: the evasion and waffle emanating from May and her Brexit teame has become increasingly threadbare, failing to convince even her own side, or to obscure the obvious fact that the Government has no coherent plan whatsoever, beyond pandering to the racists and nationalists who drove the Leave campaign and bay from the Tory backbenches. 439 more words