Category Archives: England

Sovereign is Sovereign

Great Britain will be having a referendum on continuing its membership in the European Union. The Prime Minister has said that he has obtained sufficient “compromise” from other European Union members, in relation to issues affecting Great Britain’s sovereignty, that … Continue reading

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Some Referent: We just can’t

…where rape is rape, and religion is not. Remembering the gang rapes in India, of tourists and locals. Remembering the public rapes in Egypt, at Tahrir Square, the centre of the alleged “Arab Spring“. The unspeakable truth about Rotherham Margaret … Continue reading

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Mythical II

Canada has made a turn on the road to accounting standards. For the past decade, that road had been converging with the US, but Canadian financial reporting is now on its way to joining the rest of the globe since … Continue reading

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Peter Collinson, Manfred Mann and Mike Hugg: Up The Junction

All about music and mood of a film not yet seen: Up The Junction. 1968 film about class differences in Britain. Rich girl from Chelsea goes “slumming” in Battersea, to see how the other half (or the other 80%, at … Continue reading

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