Entries by Hanna Flint from 12/2012

Let's Not Confuse a Prank Call for Malicious Subterfuge

| Posted 12.09.2012 | UK

I can't deny that Jacintha Saldanha's assumed suicide was a truly tragic and extreme consequence of the radio station's on-air jest but for the hospital to blame the situation entirely on DJs Mel Greig and Michael Christian is the most tasteless joke of all.

We Need to Talk About Guns, America

| Posted 12.15.2012 | UK

When you've racked up more homicides through gun crime than Iraq, Egypt, the Democratic Republic of Congo and a vast number of other war-torn countries currently in conflict, there is clearly something wrong with your ideology that continues to function under a pretence of self-defence.