Tag: feel-good

Something Fishy Here…

So, yesterday the progressive press was banging the drum for Open Borders, with the ‘Indy’ and the ‘Guardian’ focusing on the ‘plight’ of the Calais camp. But the ‘Guardian’ slipped up: How you can help Money, donations and volunteers are…

Insufficiently Progressive…

From vitello tonnato – veal with tuna sauce – to beef braised in the Piedmont region’s most famous red wine, brasato al Barolo, meat dishes have been central to the food tradition of northern Italy for centuries. But Chiara Appendino,…

‘How Dare Someone Have A Different Opinion!’

The author of an autobiographical account about becoming quadriplegic, which is featured in the romance Me Before You, starring Emilia Clarke, has joined the chorus of disabled activists criticising the film. Francesco Clark’s book, Walking Papers, describes his life after…

Maybe She Should’ve Gone To Fuckoffee..?

“We could not believe that, in this day and age, such ignorance and discrimination exists,” said Dorothy. “His attitude was not only discriminatory but totally offensive and obscene. “It was painfully obvious that the male member of staff who was…

*Shrugs* You Get What You Vote For…

The county’s police and crime commissioner, Katy Bourne, wants to increase the police’s share of council tax by 3.4 per cent. That would amount to £5 per year for Band D households, and would mean Mrs Bourne had raised the…

Yes, It’s Called ‘Reality’…

Naomi Oreskes struggles with the news that wind power can’t cope: After the signing of a historic climate pact in Paris, we might now hope that the merchants of doubt – who for two decades have denied the science and…