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This week will bring a significant change across the world


Today is the beginning of a very significant week for our whole world and indeed it certainly will have a major impact on our nation as Joe Biden is about to be inaugurated as the 46th President of the United … Continue reading

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Two clear days in Theresa’s Calendar!


It is great news that President Trump has cancelled his planned trip to the UK next month, even if made his decision based on false information. At the time of writing he was stating that he did not want to … Continue reading

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The G20 needs peacemakers


The images and sounds of Theresa May in Hangzhou over the last few days as she attended her first G20 summit as Prime Minister has been a reminder of how few women get the chance to speak at that level … Continue reading

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A Democratic Dictatorship?


Last week the Government announced their refusal to debate holding a public enquiry or referendum into their plans to force all Schools to become Academies, despite the fact that nearly 200,000 people petitioned them to do so. As one of … Continue reading

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A deliberate Act


Tornado GR4 fighter bombers are very formidable pieces of military hardware. The plans to deploy them over Northern Iraq as announced yesterday will be cheering news for the Kurdish communities and the estimated 150,000 Yazidis currently surviving in the mountains. Rowan Williams … Continue reading

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A four ring circus


When I wrote three days ago that I thought that there might be a better day ahead for Syria than the papers were predicting, I think I was being more optimistic than I dared hope. Since then we have seen … Continue reading

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How clear is the line?


During the last 24 hours, news about Syria has been dominated by one voice, that of John Forbes Kerry, the American Secretary of State. He has made it clear in his speeches that inaction is no option, the guy in … Continue reading

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