Entries by Brian John Spencer from 02/2012

The Sino-Russian Blockade: The Inner Sanctum of Death Lives on

| Posted 02.06.2012 | UK Politics

Saturday's day of death in the besieged city of Homs at the hands of the Syrian army and security forces beheld the worst episode of violence in Syria's chronic 11-month uprising.

Boris and Ken: A Gaffe-Tastic Election Race

| Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Politics

Living as I am now in London I've decided for my latest piece of illustrative handiwork to depict London's mayoral election candidates, BOJO and Ken...

L'entente Cordiale: A Friendly Compact

| Posted 02.19.2012 | UK Politics

It wasn't that long ago that Sarkozy was labeling Cameron obstinate and telling our PM to shut up. But the latest meeting between the two was a far more cordiale affair, with Sarkozy and cameron focusing less on the euro zone, the possibility of a financial transaction tax and the fiscal compact and focusing more on building a friendly compact around military cooperation and civil nuclear power.

Enda Kenny: A Year at the Helm

| Posted 02.26.2012 | UK Politics

This time last year Ireland was undergoing one of its most turbulent political shifts since the 26 counties of the Irish Republic gained independence from British rule.