A good start for Tim

The Liberal Democrats are down but not out in the world of politics, this was shown by the optimism at the Liberal Democrat conference this week. Despite being the sacrificial lamb at the slaughter of the 2015 election, one commentator noted how upbeat the mood was at conference. Maybe the attendees were upbeat because of Labour’s … More A good start for Tim

Assisted suicide my secular response to the Archbishop of Canterbury

The Archbishop made a form of a plea to the MP’s  who will debate the assisted dying bill  on Friday. He made an argument that creating an assisted dying bill will cross an “ethical and legal Rubicon”, the word Rubicon is used so much it is on the verge of becoming a cliché. When Caesar crossed the … More Assisted suicide my secular response to the Archbishop of Canterbury

Labour ignores Tony Blair at their own peril

Today Tony Blair has made another intervention into the countrywide Jeremy Corbyn meeting which is now dominating the Labour Party. Of course this intervention won’t change the dream of a Corbyn movement which will blast away opposition as it releases millions of non voters from the cocoon which Blairism installed, i.e. making labour electable destroyed … More Labour ignores Tony Blair at their own peril

Muslim drag queens

Late last night on twitter I saw the hashtag #Muslimdragqueens, this was something which surprised me as it would anyone at seeing the hashtag at 1 o’clock in the morning. This piqued my interest and i went on it only to see what i was sadly expecting, the level of vitriol aimed at the programme … More Muslim drag queens

Jeremy Corbyn’s foreign policy is the real danger

The criticisms of Jeremy Corbyn so far extend mainly to his domestic policy, specifically his plans to print more money to fund his future projects. However little attention has been paid to his foreign policy, and his support for causes and actions which could cause a great deal of damage around the world. Isolationism used … More Jeremy Corbyn’s foreign policy is the real danger

Electability isn’t enough It’s time to get after Corbyn

The Corbyn machine keeps going, and it seems he has taken an almost unassailable lead in the recent YouGov polls. The other candidates have been soporific to the point that just the mention of their names makes me want to go for a nap. Andy ‘i like football’ Burnham, Yvette ‘I’m always serious’ Cooper, and … More Electability isn’t enough It’s time to get after Corbyn