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By John Blavo | | Wednesday, 13 August 2014 at 3:09 pm
If news continued to break while I was away, so too did crimes against the English language, which also demand my attention in my capacity as keeper of the Banned List. No, I do not “curate” it – one of my colleagues, on reading that someone had “curated a picnic” wanted to know if the word [...]
The Bloody Mary. It’s practically a meal in a glass (that has the rejuvenating qualities you may be looking for after a large night out). The Reluctant Vegetarian shows you how
Maverick Sabre talks about finishing his latest album and the inspiration he drew for it
In the aftermath of the Commonwealth Games, James Moore reflects on integrating able-bodied sportsmen (and women) into ‘para’ sport – and the effect it may have
Joanne Good and Anna Webb examine some recent ‘dogumentaries’ and ask what separates the good from the ugly
Net trade could easily slip from making zero contribution to growth to being an outright drag over the coming years.
New band Waking Aida are reviewed by Remfry Dedman, who finds an assured and powerful debut
Zionism is founded not, as its critics claim, on the embrace of victimhood, but its rejection. Hounded from country to country, expropriated, beaten, humiliated and killed in their thousands and millions, the Jewish people finally said, in as many words, “OK, we get it. You don’t want us, and you won’t protect us. In that case, we’ll simply have to do it ourselves”.
To Max Hastings and others who would be critical allies of the Jewish state, I say this: the Jews are not an example, or a lesson, or a tragedy. They do not exist for your moral edification, nor to uphold an abstract thing called “civilisation” on your behalf. They are, in fact, human beings, with all that implies.
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