Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Andrew Neil…Mehdi Hasan’s Sock Puppet?

  ‘It will be vital to challenge apologists for terrorism.’     Prevent Programme   Margaret Hodge said this in 2010: ‘We need to have an honest conversation about what’s going on in our working class communities. The very mention of immigration causes controversy and the whole debate is often seen through the prism of racism. ‘The result is parties like the BNP tap into people’s frustrations and that’s why we’ve seen … Continue reading 

Brian Sewell…Not God But Perhaps Heaven Sent

  From the BBC’s From Our Own Correspondent: Phil Goodwin on how war has changed Syria from a hospitable, friendly place into one that’s brutal, paranoid and vicious. Goodwin asks the friend of a dead Syrian Air Force pilot how Syria can be so friendly and yet so brutal at the same time. The answer…… “It’s religion…there’s a beast inside us.” Wonder which religion that might be? I guess in …Continue reading