Tag Archives: President Obama

A Set of Experiences, President Obama: Trayvon Martin

Pundits across the Left, Right and Centre have discussed the Trayvon Martin case. Far from the US, in Europe and Britain it has not escaped comment. Yet few have put their finger on the issue as President Obama does. This … Continue reading

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Boycotting Israel, Banning Women And The Crazed Right Wing

There is an up-and-coming election in Israel, and my bet is that many Western “anti-Zionists” would pick Benjamin Netanyahu, if they had a vote. They must positively love Israel’s politically clumsy and callous Prime Minister. Ever opportunistic those actively behind … Continue reading

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The Anti-gay Pastor, Partisans And Brands

I suppose we shouldn’t be surprised when another religious leader comes out with hate speech against Gays, but it is really part of an old 17th century mentality. I wonder if Pastor Charles L. Worley dreams of burning witches too? The  Long Island Press … Continue reading

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Gay Marriage, Politics And the Congo

I suppose one of the rules of politics is never to admit anything, but I confess I had never thought of Gay marriage as such a political issue. Granted, in parts of puritanical America (or backward bits of the Home … Continue reading

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Joking Obama, Lenin’s Demise And Elections.

I haven’t done a round-up of news snippets for, what seems like, ages. President Obama jokes. More than 70 years on and people are still concerned about Lenin’s demise. Why I can’t really say, but had Lenin stayed in Switzerland … Continue reading

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Sudan, Syria, London and Election Bits.

So much happening across the world and so little (infinite) blogging space to put it into. The Sudanese government seems to be itching for a war in the region and it is the people that really suffer, the Indy reports … Continue reading

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