Archive for August, 2014

The death of Clément Méric

This piece is about as clear a picture you can get of a subject obscured by myth.


Read my article in History Today magazine about the death of a young antifascist in Paris in June 2013.  Click here: The Death of Clément Méric Foretold

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8th August 2014 – The Tigers will play Belgian club KSC Lokeren OV (full name Koninklijke Sporting Club Lokeren Oost-Vlaanderen). They play in the Belgian Professional League which is the top tier in that country.

The first leg is away in Lokeren on Thursday 21st August (KO 20:05) and the return at the KC on Thursday 28th August (KO 20:05).

Lokeren compete because they won last seasons Belgian Cup, beating Zulte Waregem 1-0 in March 2014.

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Even more imaginative was Michael Oren, ex-Israeli ambassador to the US, on Channel 4 News. He explained that Hamas was to blame for all this death, because “toasters and refrigerators have been booby-trapped”.


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As Sir Robert Francis urges whistleblowers who have tried to raise the alarm over NHS standards to come forward, The Telegraph looks at some of their damning stories


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