Month: July 2014

Gaza: telling it like it really is.

Fighting a losing battle: If on reading the above heading you’re thinking that I’m referring to the futility of Israeli military action then you are going to be disappointed. Likewise if you are thinking about the inequality of casualtiesĀ or the…

Gaza: possibly peace but at what price?

A brief history. There is a lot of rubbish being written about the current conflict in Gaza and I’ll be addressing some of that later on. For the moment, in the interests of being able to seeĀ the wood for the…

The long goodbye?

There were two programs on British TV last night, both looking at the various facets of Scottish Independence. Shock horror! Passions are aroused by the ‘yes or no’ question and some people are being nasty on social media. No shock…