Sleeping with Islam

26th July 2015 0

Continuing the liberal BBC’s policy of finding strange bedfellows the Sunday Programme today 26/7/15 came from the East London Mosque, the oldest mosque in London. We were told by Salman Farsi of the London Mosque Trust, that the place is packed at prayer time. ‘It’s jam packed with people,’ said BBC presenter Ed Stourton, sounding hugely impressed. ‘There are ‘7,000 … [Read on]

An enormous waterspout of Marxist nonsense from the LSE

26th July 2015 0

In a recent article, writer James Bartholomew noted that British universities with their hard left, levelling economic doctrines have spread disaster far and wide, across the world. In particular he noted that ‘the London School of Economics can rightly claim more that it’s share.’ It certainly has, leading the world in propounding fruitless economic misery to millions. Among its former … [Read on]

Bushmeat and Metrophobia

23rd July 2015 0

I try to avoid big cities these days, but they have their advantages. For example I went to Paris recently to the exhibition marking the 50th anniversary of Le Corbusier’s death. It is said that one should keep one’s friendships in good repair, but so it is with one enmities as well, and I can hardly think of a figure … [Read on]

The French follow the Anglo Saxons to les chiens

20th July 2015 0

In my long-distant childhood phase of collecting stamps – it was after the dinosaur phase which I now rather regret did not last the rest of my life – I thought that French stamps were among the most beautiful that there were. They were always engraved, they were monochrome, and generally had as their subject famous and beautiful buildings or … [Read on]

Prime Minister Corbyn

15th July 2015 0

While insincerity is usually a vice, sincerity is not always a virtue.’ No method of electing a party leader could be better suited to the election of a dour monomaniac than that adopted by the Labour Party; and if the rumours are true that certain Tories have signed up to vote for Mr Corbyn because, if chosen, he would make Labour unelectable, nothing would better … [Read on]

Forced Marriage

13th July 2015 0

The police were being lambasted again, by voices from the BBC, nothing new there. A damning report has recently been published, 2/7/15, by the Inspectorate of Constabulary, stating that the police are neglectful over child abuse cases. They must change their attitudes and put ‘the protection of children at their core,’ and at present it says, little is done to … [Read on]

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