Syria

Tipping point according to a grotesque Murdoch front page, with it’s own porny descriptions and pictures of children.  

The best bit of any Tory government…

Is yet to come. I was a young teenager so didn’t understand the complexity, or value the sheer pantomime of a Tory party turning on itself. A bit of the eighties(90s?) revival to cherish and buy popcorn for. Micheal Gove, David Davis, Nadine Dorries….this could be so good. This could really take the edge of…

Death of the equity cult..

Oh how poetic a narrative, to emerge on the back of the facebook bubble. The death of the equity cult. Reports of the death of the equity cult are greatly exaggerated. The Facebook bubble was largely expected, and if it wasn’t, it should have been, and in the summer of the normous ginormous neo liberal…

Clarity, Chavs, personality politics and the right of reply

Personality politics is a problem. It means instead of ideas we get people, and while I appreciate the our left press like to set political media personas up as infallible so everyone can be devastated when it turns out they never were, this is not the best way to develop ideas. It’s fairly nasty for…