Archive for July, 2016

James Landale

« 23 July 2016 | 10:31 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

On Boris’ first week at FCO The foreign secretary spent much of the week looking rather like an old Labrador who has just flushed out a pheasant for the first time and is rather pleased with his unexpected success. In contrast, his officials looked like children with a new bicycle that they can’t wait to […]



G K Chesterton

« 4 July 2016 | 0:15 | Uncategorized | No Comments »


Elie Wiesel

« 3 July 2016 | 0:30 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.



Jonathan Swift

« 2 July 2016 | 20:00 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

It is the folly of too many to mistake the echo of a London coffee house for the voice of a kingdom.



Dominic Cummings

« 1 July 2016 | 17:34 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

99% of expensive punditry is noise not signal, tune it out and think for yourself.