writer, broadcaster, portfolio woman

Archive for November, 2010

Too much democracy can be a bad thing

The wisdom of crowds is at its best when it comes to judgments of character, not policy


How we avoided Ireland’s nightmare

If you think our situation is bad, thank Blair’s hesitancy for things not being a whole lot worse


MPs are getting ready for the fight of their lives

The rest of us have been forced to work harder to keep our jobs; now they will too


Obama’s strength is now his weakness

The President has become too cool for his own good


Restore sanity in the debate on drugs

Why California should vote tomorrow to legalise cannabis