Monthly Archives: November 2013

The untrustworthy rise to power

What follows is a very simple argument, but it’s one that seems to elude most voters. I’m putting this out there as a wake up call. Stay with me on this. I’m going to make it quick and painless, but … Continue reading

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Taking the best of us

Everyone (who was old enough at the time) remembers what they were doing on 31st August 1997. Lady Diana Spencer died in a car crash in Paris and the relationship between ‘us’ and ‘them’ changed forever. I’m not about to … Continue reading

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The London Riots

Unless you’ve been living in a cave, you’ll know the London Riots were something that happened in the summer of 2011. Mark Duggan got shot in Tottenham and the people erupted. From memory, it lasted for about 3 or 4 … Continue reading

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Our un-secret ballot

This applies only in the UK. Hands up those who have noticed the subtle note-taking that takes place whenever you go to vote? If you haven’t, pay attention next time you go. You take your polling card to the polling … Continue reading

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Who on earth are the government?

When I was little (and I was little in the 80s), the government was this thing that my parents seemed to know how to deal with. I didn’t have to worry so much about them, if at all. They ran … Continue reading

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My resignation

My name is Sebastian Pringle. I am a white heterosexual meat-eating male from London, UK. Not a good place to be. For I am now a member of not only a dying species, but a persecuted one. Since about 1997, … Continue reading

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