God, Harry and St George. Part 2

God, Harry and St George. Part 2

This is part 2 of a 5 part series Orwell on Nationalism The far-right are increasing their reach and winning the hearts and minds of ay people across the globe. John Feffer provides a neat outline of why and what we might say in opposition to it. His key message is...
God, Harry and St George? Part 1

God, Harry and St George? Part 1

This part 1 of a 5 part series. How do you feel…?   When Nigel Farage talks about ‘picking up a rifle’ if Brexit is not delivered, do you cheer along with his audience? When the Queen is on the telly, do you feel a surge of emotion, of patriotic pride? When you see...
The Old Lie

The Old Lie

Tomorrow I will be wearing these medals given to my Grandfather, Thomas Goodman. They only came to light a few years ago. I wear them for his memory, but not to support the Imperial folly that was the 1914-18 murder. The memory invoked by the black and white imagery...