Entries by Emily Sargent from 12/2012

'Doing a Newcastle'

| Posted 12.06.2012 | Huffington Post

Newcastle City Council's Labour leader Nick Forbes claims he has no choice but to axe much of the Council's arts spend; but is he instead trying to execute a dangerous bid for more government money by holding the city's culture hostage?

Gay Marriage and Conor Marron

| Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Conor and James have set up a rival petition against one hoping to prevent same-sex marriage from being legalised in the UK - the Coalition for Marriage (C4M). It's a relatively harmless looking movement upon first inspection, but its suggestions about the effect of gay relationships on society become increasingly disturbing as you trawl their website.