Day: April 22, 2020

A Government Against the People

A Government Against the People

April 22, 2020
The 24/7 intensified media coverage of the coronavirus story has meant that other news has either been ignored or relegated to the back pages, never to be seen again. The Middle East has been on a boi…
Neil Ferguson, the Liberal Lyssenko

Neil Ferguson, the Liberal Lyssenko

April 22, 2020
In the early days of the Cold War, it was customary in the West to make fun of the blindness of the Soviets who believed in the nonsense of Professor Trofim Lyssenko. The First Secretary of the Party,…
Trump Plays with Fire

Trump Plays with Fire

April 22, 2020
President Donald Trump could end up starting a war – either a civil war at home or an international one with China. Such is this president’s demagogic knack for wriggling out of responsibility for pro…