Posts by joe-innes

A Punch In The Teeth For UKIP And The Greens

If you voted for UKIP, I feel sorry for you. Politically, I’m so far way from you on the spectrum

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What is “the N-word” anyway?

Jeremy Clarkson’s (most) recent indiscretion, and the firing of a BBC DJ for playing a song whose lyrics contain a

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Sexism in the 21st Century

One could be forgiven for thinking that after 3 million years of evolution, we would be prepared to accept that

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Video Game Violence is only a Convenient Scapegoat

Just a few days ago, a 61-year-old teacher of Spanish was brutally stabbed to death in front of her class

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Sarajevo, Western Poland, Sloviansk?

Today, Ukrainian forces have stormed Sloviansk, a pro-Russian stronghold in the East of the country. Following the events in Kiev

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India Allows “Third” Gender Self-Identification

We have come a long way in the past ten years on equality in the fields of gender and sexuality.

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The EU – Are You In or Out?

As the rhetoric steps up ahead of the EU elections, we face the almost certain reality of having our say

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Charity Starts on Facebook… Or Does It?

Many of you reading this will already have taken part in the latest craze to sweep social media. If you

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Parisienne Walkways – Invisible Thanks to Pollution

As smog descends over the French capital, transport authorities in the world’s most romantic city are taking drastic steps to

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Crisis in Crimea: How the West Has Lost

Vladimir Putin has out-politicked us. Love him or hate him, there’s no denying that he is an accomplished world leader,

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