Monthly Archives: August 2013

To be or not to be

The thing that troubles me about the chemical attacks in Syria, whether they happened or not, is the timing. As lomg as the rebels were holding their own or even gaining ground, the issue did not gather much momentum, but … Continue reading

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Zimbabwe down the road

Corruption in African politics is endemic. After Mugabe rigged yet another election the African leaders have all called for an end to the boicott, having comfortably forgotten the causes.   Mugabe has murdered his way to Power and continues in … Continue reading

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Apologetics

Barack Obama has Condemned the killing of well over 500 civilians in Egypt after the security forces cleared the pro Morsi camps. He has also cancelled joint military¬†exercises that were planned. I somehow fail to recall him ever apologizing for … Continue reading

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Suarez the Problem Child

Luis Suarez is a deeply tarnished personality capable of prevarication both on the pitch and off. His latest distortions of reality, claiming to have been promised out if LIverpool did not secure a champions league spot have left his position … Continue reading

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