- May 05, 2020
It seems a long time ago now, since the UK belatedly lurched into ‘lockdown’ on 23 March, and marked the occasion with a national call to ‘clap for our NHS heroes.’ At the time, this campaign caught the mood of a fearful population that was conscious of its vulnerability, because the government had finally told...
- April 16, 2020
It seems a long time ago, back in the days when ‘normal’ still existed, that we didn’t think much of immigrants in this country – especially the ‘unskilled’ kind. In those days we learned week in and week out from our newspapers and from many of our politicians, that immigrants were a burden on ‘our’...