The relentless rise of social democracy

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,483 Monday 04 July 2016. Dear Mr Cameron, There has been a great deal of media coverage of the alleged rise of right wing extremism, and certainly Nigel Farage was triumphant about nationalism. “We have done it without a bullet being fired,” he trumpeted, a heinous insult […]

As the referendum restarts, we’ll see what’s been learnt

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,469 Sunday 19 June 2016. Dear Mr Cameron, Whatever comes of the referendum, we need to take a long hard look at ourselves and what we have become. If we allow the fear mongers and peddlers of prejudice and hate to succeed, we will be surrendering to […]

RIP Jo Cox, we all have a responsibility to end hate

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,467 Friday 17 June 2016. Dear Mr Cameron, The attack on Jo Cox is an appalling tragedy and a heinous crime and I am appalled and shattered that this has occurred. As I write I have just learnt that Jo has died from her injuries, leaving her […]