Tag Archives: human rights act

Worth Reading 108: All the names

The memory of my daughter Amy Houston has been dishonoured – The Human Rights Act isn’t why her killer wasn’t deported, it’s the fault of the Home Office not using the powers they have. Don’t make fun of renowned Dan Brown – Humorous columnist Michael Deacon has used the digits on the end of his […]

Worth Reading 52: Pick-up

All three parties and some Human Rights Act too. It’s like Question Time in here. Gay Marriage – Never expected to be linking to a Tory MP’s post on equal marriage, but here’s a well though through and Christian perspective in favour of it from Desmond Swayne. How my riots tweet landed me in hot […]

Worth Reading 20: Plenty O’Toole

The whole wide world in just five links Twenty reasons why it’s kicking off everywhere – Newsnight’s Paul Mason looks at some of the reasons for the sudden wave of protests around the world Novels I will not write: Jesus wants his kidney back – Charles Stross comes up with some wonderful ideas for books […]

This, apparently, is how reporting is done nowadays

I’ve been mentioned in the Daily Mirror. Sadly, not for any great achievement on my part, or coming out with some great opinion that needed to be heard by the people, but because they can’t be bothered to report a story properly. I was one of several people who tweeted from the Lib Dem Special […]