“The Bradford Earthquake”: How Bradford West was won – Excellent report by Lewis Baston for Democratic Audit on the by-election that sent George Galloway back to Parliament. Essential reading for anyone interested in British politics.
Nicholas Stern: ‘I got it wrong on climate change – it’s far, far worse’ – so, can we begin the official panic yet?
It Takes Planning, Caution to Avoid Being ‘It’ – What happens when you keep playing a game of tag for years after you left school.
‘Only a Phase’: How Diplomats Misjudged Hitler’s Rise - A look at some of the communications ambassadors to Germany were sending back to their governments in 1933.
For 40 Years, This Russian Family Was Cut Off From All Human Contact, Unaware of World War II – Fascinating tale of a Russian family who fled to the taiga to avoid Stalinist purges of the religious, then remained in complete isolation for forty years.
This is my principal objection to life, I think: It is too easy, when alive, to make perfectly horrible mistakes.
- @JoffHopkins He was one of the tellers for the Yes votes, so is recorded at the end of the list, but he voted yes. about 4 hours ago from TweetDeck in reply to JoffHopkins ReplyRetweetFavorite
- #Colchester MP Sir Bob Russell voted for the Same-Sex Marriage Bill last night - he was one of the tellers for the ayes. about 6 hours ago from TweetDeck ReplyRetweetFavorite