Browsing All posts tagged under »Jefferson«

The Jefferson Memorial – Why David Barton is Dangerous

April 19, 2012


If I were writing a book that attempted to pass off lies as the truth, I would probably try to avoid using the word ‘lie’. Nevertheless, bold as brass, David Barton has dropped the L-bomb right into the title of his latest book, “The Jefferson Lies: Exposing the Myths You’ve Always Believed About Thomas Jefferson“. This is… [Read more…]

In The Wake Of Christopher Hitchens

December 19, 2011


In my career, I have managed to undertake almost every task that the hack journalist can be asked to perform, from being an amateur foreign correspondent to acting as stand-in cinema critic, to knocking out pieces of polemical editorial against the clock. Yet perhaps I have misused the word “undertake” above, because two jobs only… [Read more…]


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