Joe Gammie is a newly qualified journalist, trying to apply reason and philosophy to the events of everyday life. Blogs about politics, philosophy and anything else which grinds his gears.
Whether you call it #Unishambles or not, education is becoming available only to those who can afford it
26 October 2012 11:15 AM
As The Independent reported this week, there is a giant black hole in university funding. The people who will pay for it are the undergraduates of the future
22 October 2012 05:06 PM
The seminal drama was very much a document of its times. But even a cursory glance at history proves the themes and roles it portrayed are nothing new
28 February 2012 12:41 PM
If competing with out of town shopping centres and the boom in internet shopping wasn’t enough for high streets to contend with, the 5,200 shops that closed last year because of the recession is another example of the old saying that bad news comes in threes.
Nigel Farage brands LGBT activists 'filth' and 'scum' and accuses them of scaring away his children after they invade his local pub
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Russia threatens Denmark with nuclear weapons if it tries to join Nato defence shield
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Council tenant wins right not to be sent to Milton Keynes
- 1 Andreas Lubitz: Who is Germanwings co-pilot who 'locked out captain and crashed flight 9525'?
- 2 JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
- 3 Germanwings crash: Descent may have been 'deliberate, suicidal choice' by pilot, claims experts
- 4 Germanwings plane crash live: Andreas Guenter Lubitz intentionally crashed flight 9525 into the Alps in act of mass murder and suicide – latest
- 5 Video shows what happens when lava is poured onto ice