We have a new French president and we have a new set of promises. These promises range from supporting the status quo in the European Union right across to supporting the French Welfare state. What are we to make of Mr. Macron’s extraordinary group of promises, many of them clearly contradictory, from this former socialist […]
I saw one writer say that labelling is necessary for communication, otherwise it will be a puzzle for anyone to understand what any writer, commentator, politician or citizen stands for.
Looking at the newspapers I am amazed at how bitter the debate has become over Brexit in the United Kingdom. Then I saw a video clip of Alastair Campbell and Nigel Farage debating whether the Brexit decision can be reversed or not. It was a shouting match which was indicative of the damage that the […]