Monthly Archives: October 2010

Left slides on antisemitism

The first political event I can recall attending was a National Union of Students anti-racism conference in either 1985 or 1986, at North London Polytechnic on the Holloway Road. I was president of my further education student union at the … Continue reading

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Chile’s families who still wait for news

You would have to have a heart of stone to not be moved by the unprecedented successful rescue operation of the Chilean miners a fortnight ago. I stayed up late into the night to watch the first of the miners … Continue reading

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That first blog post…

What’s the point of making things easy for myself? I could have just set up a blog and been up and running in no time. But that would have been too easy, so I decided to make it complicated by … Continue reading

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