The chickens are coming home to roost for Dr. Fox

The chickens are coming home to roost for Dr. Fox

Liam Fox is a free market fanatic who wants to use Brexit as an excuse to re-engineer British society on the basis of his partisan ideology. The things he believes in would mean more insecurity, more inequality and an acceleration of the transfer of wealth from the...
Windrush and the freedom we think nothing of.

Windrush and the freedom we think nothing of.

Friday evening, Spring 2018. UK border control at Gatwick Airport. Long, long lines of people, of every origin and every creed, shuffling through the labyrinthine corridors of striped belt barrier that twist back and forth inside this vast, artificially lit chamber....
The Brexit Sinkhole Beckons

The Brexit Sinkhole Beckons

It seems to me that the start of 2018 has been a watershed period marking a clear, unequivocal shift in the reasons and rationale behind Brexit. Until now, I think there has at least been a trace of intellectual consistency in the arguments of right wing politicians...
Scaling Mount Coldplay

Scaling Mount Coldplay

The path for any critically acclaimed artist with ambitions to become a household name must sometimes resemble a long hike up a mountain.  You start your journey at the trailhead, the equivalent of performing to a few hardy souls in an old parking garage in Poble...