For a great many years my late father, John T. Work (1923-2005), went through a sort of ritual each morning. Following breakfast and coffee he would sit and read the local newspaper from the front page to the last. 666 more words
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Eighty years later, there’s no denying the Soviet atrocity.
“We went to a field. We had nothing to eat. Everything was taken from us. So my mother decided we would go to the field, find some half-frozen potatoes, some kind of vegetables, to make a soup. 1,408 more words
Yesterday I mentioned the Greenwich Time’s editorial supporting distribution of Greenwich public school students according to their race, and I italicized its editor John Breunig’s demand that… 154 more words
……..That post Leveson, the National Council for the Training of Journalists will be renamed The Walter Duranty Centre for Responsible Journalism, in order to fit in with the brave new world of journalism that the National Union of Journalists , the Labour Party, naïve tragedy victims and sleazy celebrities approve of. 73 more words
Mostly online petitions are counter productive, their sole effect usually being to allow signatories to let of steam. Petitions serve to give the concerned the illusion that they are taking action when they are merely adding another name to a petition which will usually be ignored. 962 more words