Brexit has made for some peculiar bed fellows. So we have Michael Heseltine suggesting that it would be better to have Jeremy Corbyn in Downing Street than to continue with Brexit, while Tony Blair is saying the opposite Continue reading What is our future under Brexit?
Just as the worship of Attis and Osiris was supplanted by Christianity over a millennium and a half ago, so the worship of Christ has now become replaced by the worship of brands Continue reading Bring back the Christmas spirit
This world of ceaseless movement, of ceaseless distraction, of cars, of lorries, roaring and racing in either direction, from somewhere to somewhere else. No one wanted to be here Continue reading Riding With Lady Luck: A journey across Europe in a Grand Cherokee Jeep
Ruling class women self-identify by class rather than by gender, and then pose as victims… Continue reading Power Trumps Identity
Geoff Gilbertson, co-author, with Anthony Roberts, of the seminal 1980s conspiracy book, The Dark Gods, has died, age 67. Continue reading In memory of Geoff Gilbertson, 2nd May 1950 – 24th October 2017
It’s the first past the post system that leads to this endless to-ing and fro-ing between what are essentially variations of the same neoliberal policies… Continue reading We need PR to heal the nation’s wounds
That’s when I saw it, as he handed me the envelope. There was this fierce light burning in his eyes, like the glint you see in a child’s eyes on Christmas morning Continue reading What’s in a name?
Cannabis keeps my friend alert and focused and able to function normally. What was once a recreational pass time has now become a medical necessity Continue reading Sick people forced into crime by politicians
I said, “there’s no music in Literature.” Afterwards I regretted the statement, because there is music in literature. It’s just that it is the music of silence, that’s all… Continue reading CJ Stone’s columns for Mixmag Magazine 1996-1998
Should we make Noel Edmonds illegal then? Does daytime TV drive you to heroin? I wouldn’t be at all surprised. Continue reading Whitstable Gazette: Is Cannabis a Gateway Drug? and other stories