Tag Archives: Nelson Mandela

Commentary and analysis of recent political events

There’s a special edition of BBC Question Time tonight from Johannesburg, South Africa. I hope that somebody will discuss the real legacy of Nelson Mandela and the African National Congress: that South Africa is still an Apartheid state. The clearest … Continue reading

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Politics news allorts

Commentary and analysis on recent UK politics events. There’s a very good article about the sanitization through political values of Nelson Mandela and the South African campaign against Apartheid at politics.co.uk. I’ll quote some but urge you to read the … Continue reading

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Politics news allsorts

Commentary and analysis on recent UK political events. Following George Osborne’s Autumn statement there are warnings that the poor will be dead before they are able to retire. Britain’s poor ‘will die before they retire’ … Plans to raise the … Continue reading

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Politics news allsorts

Commentary and analysis of recent UK political events. “What a nice sausage dog.” “It’s not a sausage dog. It’s a dashunt.” “Looks like a sausage dog to me.” Nelson Mandela died last night. Tebbit says that Thatcher’s Tories were right … Continue reading

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About Nelson Mandela

News reports about Nelson Mandela should pay attention to his life: That he was a freedom fighter That he was imprisoned for so many years The reaction of the rest of the world at the time The apartheid regime Opposition … Continue reading

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Free Nelson Mandela

The Conservative Thatcher government refused to impose sanctions against the oppressive Fascist, Apartheid regime of South Africa. I had a sign in my window reading “SANCTIONS NOW” although I’m pretty certain that I was regarded as a terrorist before then. … Continue reading

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