How did it end?

Today, I’d like to take a look at developments in things we’ve discussed in the past. Often, when journalist write an alarmist article about an upcoming event which then passes without a hint of the chaos that was predicted, it’s hushed up. Journalists and analysts seldom write ‘I was wrong’. I think they should. It […]

Tuesday Links

I hate to be such a blue Monday cliché, but my new year resolutions seem to be flying out the window. If you fail, you can either give up or pick back up and try again. And I’m not one for giving up. At the moment, paid work is coming before blog, but soon I’ll […]

Advanced Escapology

On the first day of 2015 a retrial was ordered for the Al Jazeera journalists who have been jailed in Egypt since December 2013. I’ve been thinking about how and why. To refresh your memory, the three were part of a larger group of Al Jazeera journalists,