BBC Hard Talk: SOFT on Power, HARD on Real Journalism, Truth Telling and Glenn Greenwald

BBC Hard Talk: SOFT on Power, HARD on Real Journalism, Truth Telling and Glenn Greenwald

3.12.2013
Listening to the political gurglings of right-wing commentators a vision is painted of a monolithic BBC acting as an anti establishment,...
Argentina Threatens To Imprison Oil Executives On Falklands

Argentina Threatens To Imprison Oil Executives On Falklands

29.11.2013
Argentina has threatened fines, confiscations, and prison sentences for oil executives who operate from the Falkland Islands, claiming...
Argentina Envoy Alicia Castro Denies 'Dumb' PM Insult

Argentina Envoy Alicia Castro Denies 'Dumb' PM Insult

21.08.2013
Argentina's ambassador to the UK has denied insulting David Cameron in a fresh spat between the countries over the sovereignty of the Falkland...
Argentina's Ambassador Calls David Cameron 'Dumb' And 'Completely Useless'

Argentina's Ambassador Calls David Cameron 'Dumb' And 'Completely Useless'

21.08.2013
David Cameron has been denounced as "dumb" and "completely useless" by Argentina's ambassador to London. On Tuesday Alicia Castro told...

Moralising Instead of Analysing in the Debate on Britain's Imperial Relics Could Increase Colonialism in the Present

14.08.2013
Last week when riots broke out over a republican parade in Northern Ireland, the oldest and closest relic of Britain's empire, historically-based...
Cristina Kirchner Reasserts Argentina's Claim Over Falklands At UN

Cristina Kirchner Reasserts Argentina's Claim Over Falklands At UN

Paul Vale  6.08.2013
Cristina Kirchner has renewed her country’s claim for sovereignty over the Falkland Islands at a Security Council meeting at the United...
Argentina restates claims over Falklands to UN

Argentina restates claims over Falklands to UN

Paul Vale  20.06.2013
Delegations from Argentina and the Falklands Islands have met at the United Nations to discuss the sovereignty of the South Atlantic Islands...

Brutal Former Argentine Dictator Dies In Prison, Aged 87

Paul Vale  17.05.2013
A brutal army commander, who rose to be Argentine president during the period known as the “Dirty War”, has died in prison, aged 87....
Davidson 'Not Interviewed' Over Falklands Claims Of Historic Sexual Abuse

Davidson 'Not Interviewed' Over Falklands Claims Of Historic Sexual Abuse

11.05.2013
A lawyer for the entertainer Jim Davidson said on Saturday that his client has not been interviewed over an alleged historic sexual offence...

Ding Dong Thatcher's Gone - Should I Celebrate?

17.04.2013
I understand why people are angry by the woman who favoured functional inequalities and believed it to be a necessity for a dynamic economy...
Argentina's Ambassador To Miss Falklands-Themed Thatcher Funeral

Argentina's Ambassador To Miss Falklands-Themed Thatcher Funeral

16.04.2013
Alicia Castro, the Argentine ambassador to London, has decided to turn down an invitation to Margaret Thatcher's funeral, which will have...
Reflections on Lady Thatcher - Leadership, Feminism and Legacy

Reflections on Lady Thatcher - Leadership, Feminism and Legacy

12.04.2013
Lady Thatcher famously observed that women had to "show [men] that we're better than they are". This was not the feminism which promotes...
How Has Argentina Reacted To Its Thatcher Funeral Snub?

How Has Argentina Reacted To Its Thatcher Funeral Snub?

Tom Moseley  11.04.2013
Argentina has brushed off its snub over Margaret Thatcher's funeral, branding it "just another provocation". Foreign Minister Hector Timerman...
Thatcher's Coffin To Be Carried By Falklands Personnel

Thatcher's Coffin To Be Carried By Falklands Personnel

10.04.2013
More than 700 armed forces personnel will take part in the funeral of Baroness Thatcher, with her coffin to be carried to St Paul's cathedral...