Human Rights
29 November 2007
There are no prizes for guessing that standing on the left of the photo is the chap who will, in the absence of the...
Human Rights
01 August 2007
Coca-Cola’s current TV ad features life inside a Coke vending machine where hundreds of weird cartoon creatures...
UK Politics
09 July 2007
Documents released at the Royal Courts of Justice show the British government would be prepared to go as far as...
Society
07 June 2007
Birmingham's National Exhibition Centre is hosting Britain's biggest security exhibition, IFSEC. Mobile CCTV vans and...
Politics
25 April 2007
Dear citizen reader, It is with pride that I can confirm that the latest attack on the exposed flanks of government...
UK Politics
11 April 2007
Oh dear readers, now is your time, now is the moment, this is your chance to get all the gripes, groans and disgust...
Politics
29 March 2007
It is an awkward question to ask but did anyone else hear the rest of the world sniggering? I thought I heard it, that’...
UK Politics
26 February 2007
I’m paraphrasing my friend Bob Boyton when I say that politicians are like dog crap - every now and then you have to...
05 January 2007
The war on terror has been used to justify many things from the Brian Haw law (to make protesters get permits) to...
UK Politics
18 November 2006
Amidst the Labour Party grandees in line for questioning by the police it looks like Tony Blair himself could be...
Culture
16 October 2006
I had always imagined that Mark Thomas's shows would have the inbuilt flaw of preaching to the choir. As he tours...
Politics
11 September 2006
Anyone passing Parliament Square the other night will have seen 150 banner-wielding folk, a man in a tight-fitting...
21 August 2006
August in France, and I was sitting cross-legged in a yurt, the white canvas tent shining bright in the sunlight. The...
Politics
05 June 2006
In over 21 years of performing I have done some weird gigs. I have been threatened at Glastonbury by a bloke on acid; I...
Human Rights
15 May 2006
A friend of mine named his toilet "the Hezza", after Michael Heseltine, back in the darker days of the Thatcher years...

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