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Maitlis, Grimes, Jones, and the Death of ‘Real News’

Maitlis, Grimes, Jones, and the Death of ‘Real News’

Alan Grant May 31, 2020 0

In the halcyon days of 2010, the esteemed broadcast journalist and host of Nightline Ted Koppel published an article in the Washington Post lamenting the disappearance of objectivity and neutrality in American broadcast journalism.

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Covid in The Age of Confusion

Covid in The Age of Confusion

David Bone May 25, 2020 0

Coronavirus. Where did it come from? 5G signals? An insidious bioweapon, accidentally set loose by a lax Chinese scientist or a wayward General with the Peoples Liberation Army with a grudge against the West?

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Storm in a Whisky Glass: A Particularly Bad Week on Scottish Political Twitter

Storm in a Whisky Glass: A Particularly Bad Week on Scottish Political Twitter

Alan Grant May 24, 2020 0

As will come as a shock to absolutely nobody, something undignified happened on Twitter this week. Normally, an unfortunate exchange on that 280 character at a time hellscape inhabited primarily by weirdo cat girls,

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Lot On His Plate: Boris’ Crackdown on Obesity

Lot On His Plate: Boris’ Crackdown on Obesity

Jude D'Alesio May 16, 2020 0

Photo: standard.co.uk The Prime Minister declared last week that Britain needs to be ‘more interventionist’ to tackle obesity, The Times has reported. This comes after research from a major study in Glasgow finding that

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The NEU is Playing Politics in a Global Crisis

The NEU is Playing Politics in a Global Crisis

Jack Rowlett May 15, 2020 0

At school and later at college I often asked teachers why they chose their profession, the answer was usually something along the lines of “making a difference”. It is doubtless that a good education

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The Morality of Lockdown

The Morality of Lockdown

William Collins April 20, 2020 0

Whilst many people seem to believe that the only thing wrong with the UK Government’s response to Covid-19 was failure to implement the lockdown soon enough and rigorously enough, others are beginning to question

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