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Friday, February 20, 2015

Germany, Greece and the Euro Conundrum

February 20, 2015

I think about Greece and the European Union and I find my thoughts run into a sticky coagulated mess, as though my brain has suddenly been dipped into a large vat of honey and is struggling to get out. Here’s the nub – on one hand, I have total respect and support for the people […]

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Peter Oborne, The Daily Telegraph and the Corruption of the British Press

February 20, 2015

The publication of Peter Oborne’s devastating resignation letter as Chief Political Commentator of the Daily Telegraph has brought back into focus just how deeply rotten much of our media is.  Oborne accuses the Telegraph of allowing its commercial advertising revenue streams to dictate editorial policy – with in particular stories about HSBC and tax evasion (which […]

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