Not the Crime they Claimed

After the EU referendum vote, there was a surge of accusations that Leave voters were racists. Strangely, at the time, I saw virtually nothing Leave-related that could be called racist, while Remainers were warning of the ‘brown tide’ that would overwhelm Britain if we left the EU and abusing anyone who supported the Leave campaign. … Continue reading

A Lack of Media Respect

Presumably, given the huge amount of evidence they had to sift through, the jury in the Rolf Harris trial saw compelling evidence to find him guilty. Unfortunately, that hasn’t been so in the parallel ‘trial by media’ reporting of the case. The problem is that the media isn’t interested in compelling evidence but in sensational … Continue reading