John Hopkins is a Scottish-born freelance writer currently living in France. Email him at johnhopkins [at] orange.fr
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Sunday, January 11, 2015
As Paris Marches: Mainstream Media Is NOT Charlie
So I wake up on the day of France's huge 'Republican March' in time to hear 'Les Racines Du Ciel' (The Roots Of Heaven), a weekly France Culture radio program that takes an all-comers-welcome approach to spiritual development. Very predictably, the usually-excellent content has been replaced by...
Friday, September 19, 2014
How the UK’s Establishment Stamped on Scottish Independence
Just a month ago the UK’s London-based political parties looked positively disinterested in Scotland’s independence referendum, being comfortable voters would reject the idea. In fact back in 2012 David Cameron had the option of Devo-Max (maximised Scottish self-control within the UK) exempted from...