These days, popular media and political elites like to “big up” only wildly opposing alternatives. Thus, better alternatives rarely get an airing.
Ethical and political “correctness” have reached extreme levels recently. This suits the powerful perfectly right now, but may come back to bite them soon.
Should the left’s answer to rightist populism really be a “Me Too”;? Part I Let’s take an (artificially) […]
The latest trend in the vagaries of Leftist politics is the weird movement of MeToo. The Left, however, […]
When WikiLeaks exploded onto the scene a decade ago, it briefly seemed like the internet could create a truly open society. Since then, Big Brother has fought back.
Marx’s formula of religion as the opium of the people needs some serious rethinking today. It is true […]
An old Chinese curse is “May you live in interesting times!” – interesting times are the times of […]
[Appeared on Channel 4 News on May 16th 2017.]
The title of a recent opinion piece which appeared in The Guardian – the mouthpiece of the anti-Assange,-pro-Hillary […]
The title of a comment piece which appeared in The Guardian, the UK voice of the anti-Assange-pro-Hillary liberal left, […]