Musings on the election so far….1 The dog that isn’t barking.

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Where are Respect? Where are you Yvonne Ridley, where are the local young Mirpuri origin voters who want an alternative to the misogynistic biraderi leadership;  the anti education, pro caste leadership who have so damaged their community and those young … Continue reading

The Labour misogynists still don’t get it…

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Just seen the shortlist of possible Labour candidates for the two Boston Castle Council seats in May, and as ever I don’t know whether to laugh or cry. The combination of misogyny and plain thickness that pervades local Labour, and … Continue reading

Some candidates that were prepared earlier!

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Once the realisation percolated even to Mahroof Hussain, Jahangir Akhtar and Shaukat Ali’s brains, that they were finished as a participant in municipal life. The biraderi moved on to plan B, without apparently pausing to draw breath. They have always … Continue reading

Advice not heeded?

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Since yesterday’s request for information on Labour’s panel of candidates, I am gratified by the response, but it leads me to one conclusion Labour had not considered the issues explored in this posting, published previously. It deserves careful reading as … Continue reading