Tuesday, October 20, 2020

You vote: Should Johnson commit to no deal right now?

THREE days ago the Prime Minister announced, apparently emphatically, that the trade talks with the EU were over.  He...

Is Trump really losing? I wouldn’t bet on it!

THE US presidential election looks like a done deal. Joe Biden leads Donald Trump by 10.5 per cent in the FiveThirtyEight average of polls...

Are we paying the price of Johnson’s Churchill complex?

WHAT to make of Boris Johnson? These days rock solid on Brexit (so far), but a total catastrophe on Covid-19. The seemingly...

Ousted by nonentities, the truly Great Black Britons

EARLIER this year, during those halcyon days before Covid and the death of George Floyd, ‘a panel of experts’ was invited by...

How rival hospital ‘fiefdoms’ make Covid care complicated

A top NHS doctor in London has revealed some startling facts about the so-called Covid crisis. THE ground truth...

The young race zealots and a BLM storm in a phone box

THE current epicentre of the Black Lives Matter controversy isn’t Minneapolis, Los Angeles, or even London or Bristol … it’s Urchfont, a...

Off the Beaten Tracks: Home thoughts, a lockdown songbook

WITH Field Marshal Johnson attempting to confine us all to barracks, I thought I’d take a break from musician profiles this week...

Pick of our readers’comments: Make sense, not war

IN response to Malcolm Hood: In the war on Covid, competence is the first casualty, 39 Pontiac Dream wrote: 

Weekend News Review

NEWS Police get access to people told to self-isolate by NHS test and trace

US campaign: Biden dodges a bullet, with a little help from his media friends

THERE’S still one presidential campaign debate to come but it's worth wondering what value it will add in an inflamed political environment...