The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: Another “Witch Hunt”

June 12, 2018

Those who complain of witch hunts are often clamoring for impunity, hoping that their status puts them above the law. Although the last witch trial in the Western world took place in 1944 in the United Kingdom when Scottish medium Helen Duncan was tried for “fraudulent witchcraft,” the...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: Following Our “Way of Life”

February 01, 2018

A British chief marshal provides clues about where the global-minded, but mainly Western military-industrial complex intends to lead the world. National borders are a thing of the past. They used to be important because they defined population groups that were under the jurisdiction of a...

Al-Sweady Inquiry: Fit for Purpose?

May 07, 2013

As an inquiry into allegations of torture and killing of civilians by the British Army in Iraq begins to hear witness testimony, Colleen Boland looks at the pluses and minuses in the practice of public inquiry. Recently, several public inquiries in the UK have peaked interest with broad and...