April 13, 2021

UK: The Conservatives are now a wing of the Tea Party movement

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By jason Beattle From Mirror UK The race for the Tory leadership shows how the Conservatives are becoming more and more like the Republican right When not competing to see who took the hardest drugs the contenders for the Tory crown are engaged  in a far more dangerous form of oneupmanship.  It is inevitable that any […]

UK: Brexit: Sam Gyimah says another referendum may be only option

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From BBC The minister who resigned over Theresa May’s Brexit strategy says another referendum may be the only option if MPs reject the deal. Science and universities minister Sam Gyimah quit after Mrs May pulled the UK out of the EU’s Galileo sat-nav system, following a row with Brussels. He said the decision showed the […]

Sanders: Brexit: No one won

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By Sir Ronald Sanders From Caribbean360 BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Friday July 1, 2016 – The result of the British referendum to leave the European Union (EU) has already left a trail of culprits, victims and intended and unintended consequences. Its primary outcome is grave uncertainty within Britain; within the EU; and for other countries and regions […]

Michael Gove’s shocking film star past: A vicar, Sir Christopher Lee and testicles?

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By George Simpson TORY LEADERSHIP contender Michael Gove was in a film as a vicar who prays for Sir Christopher Lee’s testicles Michael Gove once played a vicar in a low budget movie After Oscar-winning performances in post-Brexit politics this week, the Justice Secretary has finally announced he wants to be Prime Minister. Politicians have […]

Reviews on travel websites are rarely honest

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From The Economist HOW honest are reviews on travel websites? By this I do not mean: is the person writing the review who he says he is, and not the owner of the hotel boosting its rating or a competitor doing it down? (We have covered that problem before.) I mean, rather, to what extent […]

Head teacher branded ‘hypocrite’ for arranging trip to Caribbean in term time

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By Harry Readhead From Metro UK Furious parents have labelled a headteacher a ‘hypocrite’ after she made plans to fly off to the Caribbean during term time – when they would be fined for doing the same. Jenny Winder, 53, will fly out to the Caribbean in January shortly after the end of the Christmas […]

Aspiring black history teachers rejected

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By Rykesha Hudson From The Voice Less than three applicants offered the opportunity to train in the subject DISAPPOINTING: Experts claim discrimination can put some black people off from pursuing a teaching career WORRYING STATISTICS have revealed that less than three prospective black history teachers were accepted for postgraduate training courses last year. According to […]