Author: James Higham

New cod wars on the horizon?

At the same time, one hopes that the Clyde and others are gearing up to produce gunboats again: … as there’ll be cod wars again: The Cod Wars Iceland had a point, in that it was within their waters, just…

GOP failure to repeal Obamacare

This post is to put it into perspective for Brits [and other non-Americans]. Americans themselves understand this fully and that’s why there is cross-party anger. Look at the letter to a citizen first and then watch Michelle Malkin on it…

Is Stephen Hawking dead?

And now played by an actor? This is one which comes under the heading: “Why not?” whilst not being put forward as open and shut. It’s “why not” because there have been substitutes before, one of the more famous being…

HR

There is a fundamental difference between utopian/naive leftism which has great faith in human nature in the wrong ways … and those of us who have faith in human nature in the sense of support in adversity etc. but who…

The case for Jacob Rees-Mogg

Confession time – when I see a genuine conservative who’s also a Eurosceptic, then he starts to look good. And when one reads: At the 1997 general election, Rees-Mogg was the Conservative candidate for the traditional Labour seat of Central…

No2ID all over again

No2ID The point’s been made by many pundits and readers that the government already has us tabbed through Revenue plus National Insurance. In fact I’ve gone overboard helping our beloved government by having a dedicated phone number just for them…

Abomination

This is just taking the proverbial: Biblical words such as ‘abomination’, blasphemy’ etc. are so far from almost anyone’s lexicon these days – they seem so extreme. As one who agrees there should be no blasphemy laws – he or…