Monthly Archives: August 2012

Pussy Riot: Latest Victims in a Putinist Return to a Totalitarian Russia?

The grim spectre of the Communist-era show trial was concluded in Moscow recently, when three members of the feminist punk rock band Pussy Riot were sentenced to two years in a penal colony for, what the judge labelled as, ‘hooliganism’ … Continue reading

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An Impassioned and Immediate Response to Dan Hodges, Political Writer, The Daily Telegraph.

Dan Hodges’ column for the Telegraph Well Mr. Hodges you certainly have begun a vile crusade with your vitriolic article; I don’t know which is worse: Your unrelenting desire to denigrate pre-eminent men (and George Galloway) who can be counted … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the Secretary of State for Health, Andrew Lansley.

21 August 2012  Dear Mr Lansley I would like to relate to you my recent experiences of our National Health Service during your term as Secretary of State for Health, under the current government. Although I am aware that the … Continue reading

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The Continuing Persecution of Julian Assange

The UK government is going to extreme lengths to arrest a man wanted for ‘questioning’ over, clearly spurious, sexual assault allegations and for skipping his bail. Why does the UK Foreign Office wish to jeopardise its relations with the countries … Continue reading

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