TV show on Channel 4: “Has Political Correctness Gone Mad?”
Trevor Phillips is easily the best maker of current affairs documentaries in the UK today. His latest offering was “Has Political Correctness Gone Mad?” (not his title, he says he dislikes it) on Channel 4, Thursday 23rd February 2017. Continue reading “Trevor Phillips for Prime Minister”
Once the BBC and its allies have labelled you, there is no coming back
Back in the 1970s when I was growing up, there were a great many thuggish footballers whose main contribution to their team was to physically intimidate the skilful players on the opposing side. While never able to play themselves, they were able to stop others from playing the game. This was known as “playing the man not the ball.” Continue reading ““Far Right” Thoughtcrime”
Marine Le Pen, feminist icon?
Apparently, Marine Le Pen refused to wear a headscarf in a meeting with the Grand Mufti of Lebanon. And the usual suspects can’t dismiss this at “fake news” because it comes from the BBC-approved CNN.
Continue reading “Feminists for Islam Update”
Mansplaining bad, Infidelsplaining good
As the 45th President of the United States continues to demonstrate his unfitness for the high office to which he has been elected, some of his opponents continue to demonstrate that “race” will always trump (snigger) gender in the gospel of victimhood and identity politics. Continue reading “Feminists for Islam”
One size does not fit all in education
This report about the poor quality of some UK undergraduates attracted my attention this morning. Continue reading “The Undermining of UK Universities”
Judaism, a Bronze Age nightmare
No-one has summed up the first half of the Bible better than Richard Dawkins in his superb book The God Delusion. Continue reading “The Abrahamic Religions Part One”
Emotional responses to the Refugee Crisis
The Home Office has pulled out of accepting 3,000 child refugees from France under the Dubs Amendment sparking an outcry reminiscent of Mrs Lovejoy. Continue reading “Mrs Lovejoy and the Dubs Amendment”