In Colombia, a section of the FARC-EP (the guerrilla group that demobilised in 2016 thanks to the signing of the Peace Agreements) has decided to take up arms once more. Deep down this is another sign of the failure of this country’s project to become a civilised nation. Juan […]
I got a gratifying response to my column from last week – although I fear my respondents didn’t understand the place of irony and deliberate provocation. Steve Latham It’s another sign of the extremism that Brexit is producing in British politics; another indicator of which is the interest […]
Given that scripture is the sacred writing of a religion, it seems nonsensical to question its sacredness. But it can be asked what makes it sacred in the first place and whether it is worthy of being treated as sacrosanct, as something so important that it should not be interfered […]
Our planet never ceases to amaze us. There are places so special that they make any human being feel humbled and insignificant, and one of them is in Faiyum. It’s name: Wadi al-Hitan.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is right. Wow, I said it. But it’s true. Even though I oppose Brexit, fervently, he is correct. Steve Latham In what way? In that ‘no deal’ is necessary to any negotiating strategy with the European Union. That is, it is essential that the […]