Monthly Archives: November 2008

National Identities

I am getting really fed up with people, in books and in blogs, using England when they mean the United Kingdom or Great Britain or using the terms incorrectly. I’ve recently seen on a blog someone commenting that they have … Continue reading

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I’ve been watching the scandal of Ross and Brand unfold over the week with a real sense of bemusement. Were the calls puerile and offensive? Yes. Should they have been broadcast? Probably not. I say this because its clear that … Continue reading

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