Year of the Whores

Posted on Feb 7, 2014 in Britain | no responses

Friday saw the start of the Chinese new year, with this being the year of the horse. Unfortunately, we have all had problems with predictive text but how much worse was it that the BBC News’ subtitle system logic didn’t cope with the phrase and instead declared this to be ‘year of the whores,’ much […]

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Fares Up, Wages Flat

Posted on Jan 3, 2014 in Britain | no responses

  The Great British Rail Rip Off continues as 2014 Rail fares in the UK went up yesterday. Strange timing as some season tickets are now so expensive it’s enough to make even Santa weep. A Reading to London season ticket, a journey of 43 miles, now costs £4,088 per year a rise of £128. […]

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Britain votes against Imperialism

Posted on Aug 31, 2013 in Britain | no responses

Stirring times as Democracy rears its head in the UK and Parliament rediscovers its cojones. David Cameron has become the first British Prime Minister to lose a Commons military vote since Lord North in 1782 after the defeat at Yorktown. He is now a broken backed PM.  Vladimir Putin will slap him on the shoulder […]

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It’s the economy, stupid!

Posted on Jan 6, 2013 in Britain | no responses

Call me Dave The Banks and speculators left us bankrupt with over £300 Bn having gone directly in support to the UK banking sector and in QE increasing money supply to banks since 2008. Labour coped well in stabilising country / world since 2008. So much money is being wasted by this government in its […]

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Freedom loving democracies update

Posted on Jan 19, 2012 in Britain | no responses

Abu Qatada – He even looks foreign! The Red Top Tabloids who put Britain First Europe Last and support Our Boys and jobs for Our People have had all their xenophobic bells rung in the case of Omar Othman t/a Abu Qatada who they have labelled, on the basis of no evidence at all, as […]

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J 30 Strike

Posted on Jul 3, 2011 in Britain | no responses

Thousands of angry public sector workers protested on Thursday June 30th across Britain. Hundreds of thousands of public sector workers went on strike across the UK over planned pension changes. Teachers from three unions have walked out and more than 40% of state schools in England and Wales have been closed or partially shut. The […]

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Fair Weather Britain

Posted on Feb 2, 2009 in Britain | no responses

Britain ground to a halt this morning as the transport systems lack of operational competence and depth was once again cruelly exposed. Speaking at a press conference in Downing Street, Prime Minister Gordon Brown said: “We are doing everything in our power to ensure services, road, rail and airports are open as quickly as possible, […]

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The Eagle On London

Happy Birthday Karl Marx

Posted on May 5, 2018 in latest | 5 comments

Millicent Fawcett

Posted on Apr 24, 2018 in latest | no responses

Labour anti-Semitism – the morning after

Posted on Mar 27, 2018 in latest | no responses

Jeremy’s Jewish Question

Posted on Mar 26, 2018 in latest | 28 comments

The Eagle on Ireland

The Poppy stands for Peace

Posted on Nov 11, 2018 in Ireland | no responses

Skibbereen’s Champions of the World

Posted on Sep 15, 2018 in Ireland | no responses

Arise ye Citizens of Ireland!

Posted on Sep 10, 2018 in Ireland | one comment

Wish you were here at Heuston Station

Posted on Sep 9, 2018 in Dublin | no responses