Happy anniversary, Mr al-Megrahi…. This newspaper can also disclose that American senators investigating Megrahi’s release will this week launch an unprecedented request for British “whistle-blowers” to disclose details about the decision to free the Lockerbie bomber. The appeal is a remarkable sign of US-British rifts as it indicates that US investigators do not believe they […]
Daniel Hannan is perfectly entitled to continue as a Member of the European “Parliament”, despite the fact that is a body whose legitimacy and sovereignty he questions. He is, after all, only following the time-honoured custom of champions of liberty like Charles Stewart Parnell, but one can’t help but wonder which audience he thinks he’s […]
Another stiletto between the shoulder blades of democracy from iDave as he talks up Turkey’s membership of the EU. He compared hostility to the membership bid in some parts of the EU with the way the UK’s entry was once regarded. Trust me, Dave, the UK’s entry into the EU is still regarded with hostility, […]
92 today. Good innings and all that. But wait! Yes….I’m getting….yes….OK….this just in from the Blessed Abattoir of the Sacred Cow…. Che Guevara is an inspiration for every human being who loves freedom. Ah well, I guess even divinities made flesh are entitled to the occasional bad day at the office.
320 days since the “terminally ill” Lockerbie bomber was released so that he could die at home in Libya. Must be something they put in their tea. The stench of a cynical quid pro quo between the Government and Kadhafi grows more fetid by the day.
I’m afraid Iain Dale’s got this Chris Grayling bed and breakfast thing completely arse about face. One particularly scholarly commenter sums up the matter perectly, I think…. Sorry, Iain. You’re way south of the mark on this one. As I said over at The Groan…. Private property. Personal choice. Anathema to leftists. If the way forward […]