Category Archives: China

Caput anni

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.  1 January 2015 The good news is that Antigone1984 is to resume blogging as from today. … Continue reading

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Saltire flying high

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.  18 September 2014 Today the 4.25 million registered voters of Scotland have the opportunity to vote … Continue reading

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New comet or damp squib?

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.  7 December 2013 “His heart is in the right place, even if his head has gone … Continue reading

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White horses and pink elephants

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.  6 December 2013 The white horse you see in the park could be a zebra synchronised … Continue reading

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War without end

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 2013 Contrary to the propaganda disseminated for years by deferential western media, the United … Continue reading

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Mutual Assured Destruction

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 2013 So the Romans have cut a deal with the Persians. Teheran will limit … Continue reading

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Art and Aid

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.  18 November 2013 The art market has shot off the radar. Stratospheric prices are being paid … Continue reading

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