Posts tagged with ‘Britain’

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9.11 – Columbus’ History of Genocide

June 11, 2020

History Not Taught is History Forgot: Columbus’ Legacy of Genocide Excerpted from the book Indians are Us (Common Courage Press, 1994) by Ward Churchill This is an almost verbatim copy of an article in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. I found the original very hard to read but was so impressed by it that I […]

Holocaust Shooters

April 13, 2018

What a Difference a Day, or 74 Years Makes Holocaust Remembrance Day In Israel yesterday, they celebrated/remembered the millions killed in the holocaust. Events The holocaust is mainly (but not exclusively, of course) remembered for the death camps, as in this visualisation in the film Schindler’s List. In this scene from the film, we see […]

Daily Mail Headline Change After Vile Benefits Murder Comments Backlash

April 3, 2013

Lynch Mob Witch-hunt in Britain The lowest common denominator mentality is alive and well in Glorious Britain.  “Most people” (according to a man-in-the-street soundbite on the BBC News yesterday, so it must be true) now think benefit scroungers are the ruin of the nation and treated like dogs.  Truly – the news article used this […]

When We Woz Young

December 20, 2012

http://youtu.be/R0IAYFh0CaI?t=1m11s I was fishing around the inter-web-tubes today and came across an old show detailing the swearing and start of punk, and more.  A good listen and viewing, watching ourselves get older and older….    The guy at 1:11 is Tony Bulley, who led us (as the band Crawling Chaos) in a roundabout way into the […]

Assange Given Ecuadorian Asylum

August 16, 2012

Assange Given Ecuadorian Asylum – but what next? This is the full text released by Ecuador for their reasons for Assange’s successful application.  See original text at the end. But What is to Happen Now? For now, Assange will have to stay in the Embassy.  Ecuador has asked for assurances about his safe passage, but […]