RACISM’S DOUBLE STANDARD – REVIEWED

RACISM’S DOUBLE STANDARD – REVIEWED

“We’re all too terrified to do or even say the wrong thing; TV shows are banned, products are removed or renamed for fear of causing offence.” The bulk of this post was written a while ago when a Different Angle was still a magazine. However, now with the extradition of  hate preacher ‘Dr Hook’  otherwise […]

BEING BRITISH; inspiring or are we all just a bunch of ‘whinging poms’?

BEING BRITISH; inspiring or are we all just a bunch of ‘whinging poms’?

Apparently, we’re a nation of moaners, curtain twitchers and amateur meteorologists. Which one are you?  Do you recognise any of these traits in you?  No? Sure you do.   How about ‘great at queuing’, ‘loves getting drunk’ and ‘DIY on a Bank holiday’? The Australians have dubbed us “whinging poms”; I’m assuming there was motive behind […]

London Olympics 2012; pride or pain?

London Olympics 2012; pride or pain?

It’s just 5 days to the opening ceremony of the Olympics games, are you excited? If you’re not, then you are not in a minority, apparently. Last week, I wrote about the cynical traits of us Brits in my post about pride.   This week, the Culture Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, said “As we count down and […]