Mesut Özil And The Elephant In The Room

"I am German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose" - Mesut Özil Do you know the most racist thing I hear on a semi-regular basis? "When I look at you, I don't see race." Yes, you do. I'm 6'5 (197cm), 18 and a half stone (119kg or 262lbs) and I... Continue Reading →

Hodge, Zuckerberg, Free Speech, Offense And Outrage

Today I agonised on whether to write about Mark Zuckerberg or Margaret Hodge when I had a lightbulb moment: with the amount of overlap, I can write about both. A quick refresher. Zuckerberg, in a discussion about Facebook's role as an arbiter of news, said: " the end of the day, I don’t believe that... Continue Reading →

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