Entries by John Wight from 11/2011

Greece Teetering on a Social and Economic Precipice

| Posted 11.05.2011 | UK Politics

Simply put, in a situation of extreme economic crisis such as Greece is experiencing, politicians have to make a hard choice between governing on behalf of their people or the interests of the international banks and financial institutions that are demanding payback.

Joe Frazier: Why Tears Are Not Enough

| Posted 11.09.2011 | UK

Joe Frazier was a great champion. But he was also a human being. When he required more than a pat on the back or memories to live on the sport turned its back on him.

Egypt At The Crossroads

| Posted 11.23.2011 | UK Politics

Current events in Egypt speak for themselves. The conscious will of the Egyptian masses refuses to be broken. In their hundreds of thousands the people are asserting their determination to break the power of a military caste which has grievously miscalculated the temper of a revolutionary movement that will not be denied.