Syria, Russia & The West – an unhealthy melting pot

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  In so many ways, we are immune to the (daily) news of fresh atrocities in the civil war in Syria, many of which are claimed to have been perpetrated by the widely-reviled president, Bashar al-Assad. Assad has been in… Read moreSyria, Russia & The West – an unhealthy melting pot

Just how dangerous is Donald J. Trump?

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  Donald Trump, the 45th president of the United States of America, has chosen to ramp up the rhetoric in the past few days, suggesting the United States will unleash “fire and fury” never seen before, having apparently upgraded their… Read moreJust how dangerous is Donald J. Trump?

Welcome to the White House, President Trump

Welcome to the White House, President Trump. Words I thought I’d never, ever hear, not in a million years. Of course, it’s more difficult from this side of the Atlantic to appreciate the level of hatred and disenfranchisement with conventional… Read moreWelcome to the White House, President Trump