Monthly Archives: November 2012

Genuflection

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  Paris, 30 November 2012 Plaque spotted today on a wall next to the rue Mouffetard in … Continue reading

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Dulce domum

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  29 November 2012 NO CURVES, THANK YOU, WE’RE BRITISH! Lots of people throughout the world are … Continue reading

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Perfidious Albion

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  28 November 2012 PALESTINE, THE UNITED NATIONS AND THE BALFOUR DECLARATION  Tomorrow Thursday 29 November 2012 … Continue reading

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Not a human jungle

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  27 November 2012 The city is not a human jungle, it is a human zoo. Desmond … Continue reading

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Gamble that misfired

  Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  26 November 2012 The results of the elections to the Regional Parliament of Catalonia (Spain) … Continue reading

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Catalonia at the crossroads

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  25 November 2012 The result of today’s election of members of the Parliament of the Spanish … Continue reading

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Means and ends

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  24 November 2012 Last night’s post (“Mohamed Morsi and Mao Zedong”), which gave qualified approval to … Continue reading

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