From the daily archives:

Sunday, November 18, 2012

#580: 1980, The Teardrop Explodes, Treason

November 18, 2012

I couldn’t believe it – in George’s excellent review of Allthatsleft Top 50 favourites, as voted by you, Songs To Learn And Sing, my picks barely register! Only a derisory seven Ray North picks make it to the top of the toppest top 50! I mean what’s wrong with Goldie Lookin’ Chain’s Mother’s Got A […]

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Week 46: Villain – Benjamin Netanyahu

November 18, 2012

This Week’s Villain of the Week is Israel Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu. Let me make one thing abundantly clear from the outset – we at Allthatsleft are not in any way ‘anti-Israel’ – we support the right of a Jewish homeland in the Middle East; nor, are we proponents of Hamas, though we do support […]

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Week 46: Hero – Peter Tatchell

November 18, 2012

This week, our Hero of the Week award goes to Peter Tatchell “I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it” (attributed to Voltaire) On Friday Adrian Smith, a Christian employed by Trafford Housing Trust, won his case in the high court against his employer.  They […]

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Week 46: Prat – Chris Heaton-Harris MP

November 18, 2012

This Week’s Prat of the Week is the Conservative MP for Daventry, Chris Heaton-Harris So many of the current crop of Tory MPs come across as slightly embarrassing student politicians.   Not only are many of them bat-shit crazy on political issues, but they also misguidedly think they are Machiavellian geniuses.  At the very apex of […]

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