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George H.W. Bush: Cold War Ends and New World Orders

December 3, 2018 - 17:46 -- Admin

The death of certain political figures, notably those of a vast imperium, is bound to provoke less criticism or critical insight than soul searching pursuits. With the US in the mauling clutches of Donald J. Trump, the nightmare that was supposedly never to happen, nostalgia prevails in establishment circles. What ever happened to traditional duplicity…

Enough, enough, enough

December 3, 2018 - 17:30 -- Admin

By Andrew Elder Our Prime Minister knows the big challenges facing the country in our time are beyond him. The vital early period of his term is over: he is not asking what you can do for your country, nor proclaiming excitement and disruption, nor bringing together unelected stakeholders for summits. The first hundred days…

What will Clio do?

December 3, 2018 - 10:53 -- Admin

  Clio and her eight sisters are heading for your grave. They are the nine muses and they are your very last visitors.  All of them, daughters of Zeus and Memory. Clio is the muse of History. Clio remembers all and she tells all. Nothing escapes Clio and Clio hides nothing. Clio does not tell…

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December 2, 2018 - 13:35 -- Admin

Got talking to Pete last Friday down the local … the subject got onto the passing of one’s parents … I s’pose because we are both old now ourselves and it comes as no longer an immediate sorrow, but rather one lived through so many years ago … And we got onto the reactions one…

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The Language of the Left

December 1, 2018 - 12:54 -- Admin

It has moved, this language of the left-wing. It no longer holds court as the gobbledygook plaything of the cognoscenti or aficionados of that ‘higher plane” of intellectual lament of the “Intellectual Left”. No longer seen as exclusive to those of “good education” and “polite society” … It too is in rebellion and it is…

The government’s message to the people – shaddap you face

December 1, 2018 - 11:44 -- Admin

ProMo tells us, with an earnest look on his face as he flies around the country visiting Liberal Party donors, that he is “listening, hearing and doing”. Great slogan.  Pity about the product. Scott doesn’t want children speaking up about climate change.  They should be in school receiving direct instruction about how great Western civilisation…