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If anyone tries to diminish or destroy the BBC, I'll be manning the ramparts to defend it — My discovery was rooted in Uganda. Never having been on a plane, never having even been out of England, I found myself in 1967 on the banks of the Nile in a little, two-room shack on the edge of Kamuli College in a small village called Namasagali.
Jul 23, 2015

"If anyone tries to diminish or destroy the BBC, I'll be manning the ramparts to defend it," writes @jonsnowC4:…

Beating the Taboo of Writing About Dying — There's a chance that this final book of poems by Felix Dennis, I Just Stepped Out, seriously assaults the taboo of writing about one's own death, indeed of writing about death at all. But if anyone could do it, Felix Dennis could.
Jun 22, 2015

.@jonsnowC4 pays tribute to Felix Dennis and his gift for tackling taboos, not least on writing about death

Jun 22, 2015

Felix Dennis's poetic diary of his own death: poetry of a high order have a look!

Iran: Ahmadinejad's alternative Christmas message — Now as human society faces a myriad of problems and a succession of complex crises, the root causes can be found in humanity's rejection of that message, in particular the indifference of some governments and powers towards the teachings of the divine Prophets, especially those of Jesus Christ.
Jun 18, 2015

Remember when Channel 4 let Ahmadinejad deliver their 'Alternative Christmas Message'? That wasn't really on, was it?…

Daniel Barenboim on music, Israel and playing in Gaza — Daniel Barenboim is a world-class conductor, an eminent pianist, and a man who has devoted his life to the cause of peace. This week he is back in London with a series of concerts at the Royal Festival Hall, a venue he first performed in almost 60 years ago, at the age of just 13.

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May 08, 2015

Many voices at parliament: Some of the loudest, Occupy Democracy…nobody interviewed them: so we did: No endorsement:…

Election 2015 #whyvote: Can politicians persuade the young? — Unlike them, my generation got a free education. Back then, revolution was in the air. In the 1970s I was involved in a sit-in at Liverpool University to try to stop it investing in companies in South Africa. I was expelled for my trouble.

Michael Gove: Tories' 'win-win-win' policy on housing — Mr Gove told Jon Snow: "If in 2010 we'd said that we were going to be able to invest an additional £7bn in the NHS, and take a significant number of people out of income tax, and reduce the deficit by a half, then I suspect that both of your eyebrows would have hit the roof."

Who said it: Jon Snow or Hunter S Thompson? — See if you can tell the difference between his account of it and lines from Hunter S Thompson's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Feb 19, 2015

"I cascaded into the darkest mental place I have ever been." Who said it - Jon Snow or Hunter S Thompson? Quiz:…

IDS: 'I know what it's like to look for work' — The Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith insists that he does know what it's like to look for work. Mr Duncan Smith, whose flagship Universal Credit programme begins its phased roll-out today, told Channel 4 News that he "had been made redundant and had to make people redundant."
Feb 16, 2015

Iain Duncan Smith tells @jonsnowC4 he knows what it's like to look for work #c4news video

Feb 16, 2015

"To what extent does this government understand poverty?" @jonsnowc4 asked Iain Duncan Smith - full interview 7pm

Can Syriza live up to the hype? - video — In the cold light of day - the morning after the night before - are Greek voters thinking more soberly about what the future now holds? Jon Snow speaks to people on the streets of Athens to find out.
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Aug 02, 2015

RT @haaretzcom: All Israelis are guilty of setting a Palestinian family on fire. Read Gideon Levy's latest

Aug 02, 2015

RT @HuffPostUK: Cecil the Lion demands revenge in this brutally funny Lion King spoof:

Aug 02, 2015

RT @AJEnglish: Malaysia seeks help in search for MH370 after wing part identified as from Boeing 777

Aug 02, 2015

RT @haaretzcom: BREAKING 16-year-old stabbed in Jerusalem pride parade succumbs to wounds

Aug 02, 2015

RT @JamalMOsman: "Public hatred is focused on the most visible and vulnerable migrants."

Aug 02, 2015

I envy Paxo lunching with @MhairiBlack fhe grand inquisitor has done it nicely in this week’s #LunchwiththeFT

Aug 01, 2015

@ExmusIim So Netenyahu, who blamed Israeli settlers, is clearly wrong too..come on Javed you can do better than this!

Aug 01, 2015

RT @Busty1956: @jonsnowC4 Forceful piece by Jonathan Freedland on Israeli settler terrorism:…

Aug 01, 2015

Nearly forty thousand hours and still waiting: WHERE'S THE CHILCOT REPORT?…

Jul 31, 2015

RT @jonlaurence: The Jack the Ripper museum in East London - an insult to women? Video by @amyjgardner @kieronjbryan…

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