Chris Jackson is a London-based freelance journalist, communications expert and former writer at The Socialist International. He also writes on issues foreign and domestic, serious and satirical, on his blog, laymansnews.wordpress.com. He also writes for The Sunday Independent, The Irish Times, TheJournal.ie, and The Huffington Post.
26 January 2014 03:29 PM
The government's argument for deterrence is fatuous. To assume that those given to alcohol, cigarettes and drugs will stop should the cost be high enough is absurd
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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