Bradford rallies for Gaza
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Bradford rallies for Gaza


Thousands packed Bradford City Park on Sunday July 13 for a monster rally in support of the people of Gaza. LINKS: ♦ What you can do ♦ Contact form This was just one city among many, showing what can be done at very short notice. Go thou and do likewise, brothers and sisters. Kids paddled in … Continue reading

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Video Caroline: Breaking the Fast April 25, 2014


This is the unedited version of today’s show I’ll be editing it and uploading an improved version later today. And here is the edited version Tune in tomorrow, April 26, 2014, 8.30am GMT for the next edition. Tune in tomorrow, 8.30am GMT for he next edition. My Google+ page I am hoping to get the … Continue reading

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Come back tomorrow . . .


… for the best and worst of 2013. Next day for 2014 hopes and fears. Happy New Year! Though the images in the slideshow above may not all come from the past year, they are all relevant to what happened during that year for me. Continue reading

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A 2013 slideshow


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Amazon workers face ‘illness risk’


Amazon workers face ‘illness risk’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25034598 I’m still going to use the Kindle format because I can’t ignore the biggest ebook market, but I’m going to develop parallel products using PDF and Lulu. But we need to campaign to get Amazon to treat its workers more humanely – and also, of course, to pay it’s … Continue reading

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BBC editor urged colleagues to downplay Israel’s siege of Gaza


The new Middle East online editor for BBC News has been praised by a pro-Israeli website for being “willing to listen to his critics” after he sent internal emails guiding BBC staff to write more favorably about Israel. Raffi Berg was promoted to head the BBC website’s Middle East desk earlier this month, having already worked … Continue reading