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On the writings of Nick Cohen

I have been reading  an unusually large amount of opinion pieces from the United Kingdom lately, on online magazines such as The Guardian and The Spectator.  382 more words


Essay on 'rationalising terror' notes BBC reporter's Paris remark

Readers will no doubt recall the statement made by BBC reporter Tim Willcox whilst interviewing a participant in a rally in Paris following the terror attacks at the Charlie Hebdo offices and the Hyper Cacher supermarket in January 2015. 607 more words


Weekend long read

As has been noted here previously, BBC reporting on the current wave of terror attacks against Israelis has frequently made use of the term ‘lone wolf attacks’. 316 more words


The Rubin Report With Guest Nick Cohen

I am loving The Rubin Report channel on YouTube at the moment. Dave Rubin used to be on that awful, Regressive Left program, The Young Turks, but he got jack of them and branched out on his own. 124 more words

Social Issues

Nick Cohen and Corbyn's 'New Politics'

Mozart’s inarguable genius often obscures the fact that he was also a debt-ridden hack; a jobbing muso who took on many commissions simply for the money. 707 more words

Politics & Current Affairs

In Defence Of Andrew Neil's Anti-ISIS Rant - Political Journalism At Its Best

No, Andrew Neil’s magnificent anti-Islamist rant was not a violation of the BBC’s commitment to impartiality

It’s a strange world where I find myself writing in support of Andrew Neil twice in the same week, but then these are very strange political times. 1,254 more words