Brexit has ganged up with Alzheimer’s against my mother

It’s tempting to think that the sudden deterioration of my mother’s mental health could be linked to Brexit and our country’s collective nervous breakdown. I know it’s just a coincidence. But I believe that she and many others with Alzheimer’s disease are Brexit victims because the government’s focus on leaving the EU has created a policy vacuum that has cut adrift the most vulnerable people. Read more

The World This Week, March 2 2018

Edition of March 2nd 2018 on France24, talking about Theresa May’s Brexit speech, the disappearing centre left in Italy and Germany, Trump, steel and guns, and Xi Jinping becoming China’s strongman, watch here

The World This Week, October 21 2016

on the France24 weekly show. Part 1 talking about the Mosul offensive and US election

http://www.france24.com/en/20161021-world-week-iraq-mosul-offensive-usa-campaign-elections-trump-hillary-part-1

Part 2 talking about Brexit and the latest outburst from the Philippines president, Rodrigo Duterte

http://www.france24.com/en/20161021-world-week-renzi-obama-may-brexit-ceta-canada-philippines-duterte-part-2

 

The World This Week June 17 2016

The weekly show on France24. Part 1, talking about Brexit and the impact of the murder of British MP Jo Cox

http://www.france24.com/en/20160617-twtw-jo-cox-orlando-hooligans-france-police-part-one

Part 2, talking about the Orlando massacre and hooliganism in France during Euro2016

http://www.france24.com/en/20160617-twtw-jo-cox-orlando-hooligans-france-police-part-two