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Blaming White Males For Our Social Misfortunes

Amongst Liberals I know, it's the thing to blame white males for most of our social ills and that includes racism. Whether or not true it's a good example.…

The European Union: An Empire In The Making

by Neil Bamforth In 2007, Jose Manual Barroso, the European Union Commission Chief, stated that “Sometimes I like to compare the EU as a creation to the organisation of empire.…

Are Any of My Friends Running For President?

It seems everyone who has or had any kind of relationship with Trump are soiled goods. Trump has managed to expose the ugly underbelly of New York City.…

Understanding the Weight of Words

In the days since the midterms and the Tree of Life shooting, I've been doing a lot of thinking about how what people say and the effect their words have.…

Does This Englishman Live In A Disunited Kingdom? Saying Goodbye To Brexit

As a Brexiteer who, somewhat reluctantly, voted 'remain' I can, at least, claim to have not added to the current discord over here. …

An Englishman Defines Freedom of Speech and the Right To Offend

Freedom of speech has been taking quite a hammering over the last couple of decades. "You have to be so careful what you say and who you say it to.…

It’s Trump’s Party and He’ll Cry if He Wants To

Being immune to the hypocrisy of my beloved Republican Party, I can be outraged at the rude and disrespectful shunning my beloved President Trump received.…

Missing the Point On Voting Rights

Well-meaning people who object to, and often work against voter suppression, see the importance of dirty tricks, of cheating, of elections stolen.…

Even a Whore Deserves a Day Off

Recently a pair of corporate whores, Senator McConnell and Tucker Carlson, were subject to harassment by well-meaning, yet rude people. …

Fake News And Half News

Until Trump came along I don't think I had heard the phrase 'fake news'. I might have done but, if so, it certainly hadn't really registered. …

A Shooter Without a Cause

In another venue I commented on an angry assertion that this appalling slaughter in a California bar was only and exclusively the result of too many guns.…

As We Age Death Is Everywhere

What a jolly little header eh? Death is everywhere. Well? It is. Right now, from a personal perspective, people are dropping like flies.…

Mass Shootings and Fake Certainties

When a "white" anti-Semite shot up a synagogue, it didn't take long for some crusader to declare that he only survived because he was white.…

The Florida Swamp Voted and the Florida Swamp Won

Florida now has an unambiguously racist incompetent governor who brags that his only qualification is fellatory subservience to Trump.…

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