Articles

Various Articles I have written on different sites. My reviews are similar to articles (in that I have given in to the temptations of editorialising [a lot]) so you might want to take a look at them too.

This page is updated every so often. They are roughly in order of newest to oldest.

The title is the link.

INDEPENDENT SCOTLAND ALIEN ATTACK WARNING – BBC Scotlandshire

FROM OUR OWN CONTRIVEMENThttp://www.opednews.com

SCIENCE AND THE SIXTH OF AUGUST  http://www.bellacaledonia.org.uk

WHEN DUTY CALLS http://www.bellacaledonia.org.uk

HILLSBOROUGH http://www.lostbhoys.com

HUFFING AND PUFFING & BLOWING THE UK HOUSE DOWN – The Huffington Post

NO SURPRISEShttp://www.bellacaledonia.org.uk

BLAIRUSCONIhttp://www.bellacaledonia.org.uk (and at Dissident Voice)

ORWELL WAS WRONG (Just Occasionally)http://www.bellacaledonia.org.uk

NEUTRAL LIKE A KNIFE IN THE BACKhttp://www.bellacaledonia.org.uk

SHOCK OF THE CENTURYhttp://www.bellacaledonia.org.uk

THE GREEN BRIGADE - http://www.bellacaledonia.org.uk

YOU CAN HEAR THAT SPECIAL OLYMPIC SPIRIT http://www.opednews.com

REJOICE, REJOICE! http://www.opednews.com

WHO SMELT IT DEALT IT http://www.opednews.com

OLD Jokes http://www.opednews.com

IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH http://www.opednews.com

THE PACE OF CHANGE http://www.opednews.com

FOLLY UPON FOLLYhttp://www.opednews.com

DAY AGAINST THE DEATH PENALTYhttp://www.opednews.com

CAMERON PREFERS THE SPREAD REGALhttp://www.opednews.com

DOG MUTILATIONhttp://www.opednews.com

NOT EXACTLY IN THE SPIRIT OF THE THINGhttp://www.opednews.com

DIAMOND PLANET-FINDER IS A STARhttp://www.opednews.com

OUT OF SELF-INTERESThttp://www.opednews.com

WHO SMELT IT DEALT IThttp://www.opednews.com

A TRIP TO THE CASINOhttp://www.opednews.com

AN EXEMPLARY ACTIONhttp://www.opednews.com

SICKBAGS ON STANDBYhttp://www.opednews.com

BURNS NIGHThttp://www.opednews.com

DIDN’T TAKE LONG, DID IT?http://www.opednews.com

RADICAL THERAPIES by PHILIP CHALLINORhttp://www.opednews.com

COLLECTIVE PUNISHMENThttp://www.opednews.com

THERE ARE NONE SO BLIND AS THOSE THAT WILL NOT SEEhttp://www.opednews.com

EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE ALRIGHThttp://www.opednews.com

GIANTS AND PYGMIEShttp://www.opednews.com

GREAT MISSING THE POINT MOMENTS IN HISTORY -Three- AMERICAN PUBLISHER
http://www.opednews.com

GREAT MISSING THE POINT MOMENTS IN HISTORY -Two- CROP CIRCLEShttp://www.opednews.com

BET YOURSELF TO EXTINCTIONhttp://www.opednews.com

GREAT MISSING THE POINT MOMENTS IN HISTORY -One- PLACARDhttp://www.opednews.com

WHAT SHOULD THE TITLE OF BUSH’S MEMOIRS BE?http://www.opednews.com

AH, SO NOW IT IS IMPORTANT?http://www.opednews.com

GUERNICAhttp://www.opednews.com

THE CHEEK OF IT – TRICKLEDOWN NONSENSE STRIKES BACKhttp://www.opednews.com

THE DEMON HAUNTED WORLDhttp://www.opednews.com

CATCH 22 (The Film)http://www.opednews.com

HOWARD ZINN – 1922 – 2010http://www.worldnewstrust.com

WHICH WOULD YOU PREFER THEY SPEND IT ONhttp://www.opednews.com

AMERICAN OFFICIALS SAYhttp://www.opednews.com

CHRISTMAS IS COMING, THE EXECUTIVES ARE GETTING FAThttp://www.opednews.com

THE MAN WHO HELD THE QUEEN TO RANSOM AND SENT PARLIAMENT PACKING – opednews.com

4 DEGREES WARMING BY 2060http://www.worldnewstrust.org

PUT THE FUTURE TO THE BACKhttp://www.pressaction.com

HILLSBOROUGH AND RELATED PHENOMENONhttp://www.worldnewstrust.org

INTERVIEW WITH EDWARD CURRENThttp://www.atlanticfreepress.com

HAPPY DISASTER DAYhttp://www.opednews.com

KATHMANDUhttp://www.lostbhoys.com

WHISKY PLEASEhttp://www.opednews.com

DON’T EAT GAY ANIMALS ON A FRIDAYhttp://www.dissidentvoice.org

THE WAR GAMEhttp://www.foreignpolicyjournal.com

TYING THE CAT TO THE BEDhttp://www.opednews.com

Ceeellllleeebrate bad times, COME ON!http://www.opednews.com

EXTRAORDINARYhttp://www.opednews.com

SALT OF THE EARTHhttp://www.foreignpolicyjournal.com

FOR THE PEOPLE DOING NANOWRIMOhttp://www.opednews.com

PROTESTOR DEADhttp://www.worldnewstrust.org

WHAT HAVE WE GOT TO GAINhttp://www.opednews.com

THE MISANTHROPIC PRINCIPLEhttp://www.opednews.com

NO INNOCENT BYSTANDERShttp://www.opednews.com

HOW LOW CAN YOU GO?http://www.opednews.com

I LOVE A PLANET WITH A HAPPY ATMOSPHEREhttp://www.opednews.com

HABITAT LOSShttp://www.opednews.com

HOLLOWhttp://www.opednews.com

TALKING KKK-RAPhttp://www.opednews.com

DON’T TAKE PARThttp://www.opednews.com

KUINSA – STRANGE THINGS HAPPEN TO MEhttp://www.asiaeast.org – A strange thing.

ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUSTwww.opednews.com The deliberate warping of the climate change debate.

THE GREATEST HERO YOU HAVE NEVER HEARD OFwww.opednews.com Someone who is hardley ever mentioned.

THE TEDIOUSNESS OF DEMOCRACYwww.opednews.com – the not new EU treaty.

HOLLOWhttp://www.opednews.com – Traditional music is not a commodity.

IT’S NOT CENTRIST, NOR IS IT MODERATEwww.opednews.com – the BBC

DUCK RIGHT OFFhttp://www.opednews.com – Absurd decision from someone

PRIME SINISTER’S QUESTIONSwww.opednews.com PMQ’s is a waste of time.

EDUCATION EDUCATION EDUCATIONhttp://www.opednews.com . Tony’s promises.

HOW TO RUN A COUNTRY (AND GET AWAY WITH IT) – Part 1 – http://www.selvesandothers.org . Politicians Tricks

HOW TO RUN A COUNTRY (AND GET AWAY WITH IT) - Part 2 – http://www.selvesandothers.org

POLITICIAN SPEAK TRANSLATED – Part 1 - http://www.dissidentvoice.org . Political Language.

POLITICIAN SPEAK TRANSLATED – Part 2 - http://www.dissidentvoice.org . Political Language.

SLOW DOWN, THE BAIJI IS NOT SAVEDwww.opednews.com . News of the animals resurrection is premature.

DON’T WORRY ABOUT IThttp://www.selvesandothers.org. Geldof.

ACADEMIA NUTShttp://www.dissidentvoice.org , March 3rd 2006. This is a an article about problems with academic institutions.

CONVERSATIONS WITH GEORGE – NUMBER 1 http://www.dissidentvoice.org. This is an imaginary conversation with one George (Orwell) about another George (Bush).

7/11 – ANOTHER DAY AT THE OFFICEhttp://www.selvesandothers.com July 11th 2006. CNN don’t change their make-up, this was an immediate reaction to the Mumbai Bombings.

50 AMERICAN REVOLUTIONS YOU’RE NOT SUPPOSED TO KNOW http://www.spinwatch.org

OSAMA AND US http://www.spinwatch.org

‘OPERATION HOLLYWOOD’ AND ‘HOLLYWOOD AND THE PENTAGON http://www.spinwatch.org

PREVENTIVE WARRIORS http://www.spinwatch.org

OPERATION SADDAM http://www.spinwatch.org

THE HISTORY OF OIL http://www.spinwatch.org

ORWELL ROLLS IN HIS GRAVE http://www.spinwatch.org

THE SEVEN DEADLY SPINS http://www.spinwatch.org

THE MIAMI MODEL http://www.spinwatch.org

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO BUSH http://www.spinwatch.org

BUSH’S BRAIN http://www.spinwatch.org

ARCHIVE MOVIES http://www.spinwatch.org

WEAPONS OF MASS DECEPTION http://www.spinwatch.org

OUTFOXED http://www.spinwatch.org

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I also run Exit Stage Right which is a running news service about animal extinctions.

When The G8 Came to Scotland I did some blogging at http://www.spinwatch.org

Saturday Demo

Sunday Summit – Making History

Respecting the Right to Protest – Exactly Where did this happen?

Going for a spin around Gleneagles

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Here is a short list of some of the articles I have written about sport.

THEY ARE NOT MY THREE AMIGOS http://www.etims.net

A RUBBISH RETROSPECTIVE http://www.hailhailmedia.com

THE RATHMORE CLUB http://www.hailhailmedia.com

HILLSBOROUGH http://www.lostbhoys.com

HOW TO BE UNPOPULAR IN KOREA http://www.lostbhoys.com

WHAT GOES AROUND DOESN’T NECESSARILY COME AROUNDhttp://www.scotzine.com

MUNCHIES BAR – MALTA http://www.lostbhoys.com

No. 1 GOLF PLACE – ST ANDREWS http://www.lostbhoys.com

GLASGOW UNI CELTIC SUPPORTERS CLUB – AN APPEAL http://www.lostbhoys.com

WATCHING THE GAME IN CAMBRIDGEhttp://www.lostbhoys.com

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Here is a list of some other articles and books and so on that I would highly recommend…

ESSAYS AND ARTICLES

FICTION

  • Nineteen eighty-four – George Orwell
  • Lanark – Alasdair Gray
  • Island – Aldous Huxley
  • Brave New World – Aldous Huxley
  • Slaughterhouse 5 – Kurt Vonnegut
  • The God of Small Things – Arundathi Roy
  • The Ragged-Trousered Philanthropists – Robert Tressel

NON-FICTION

  • Endgame – Derrick Jensen
  • Tell me lies – David Miller
  • Collected Essays, Letters & Journalism Vol 1-4 - George Orwell
  • A People’s History of The United States – Howard Zinn
  • Killing Hope – William Blum
  • Why Scots Should Rule Scotland – Alasdair Gray

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