Been reading…

Posted July 27, 2017 2:37 am by Joanna Bogle

…Bernard Levin’s The way we Live Now…some of his best journalism from the 1980s. Recommended. He is particularly good against cant and humbug.

It’s distressing to recognise how much more open and large-minded such a commentator could be at that time: today vicious correction would result following some of his more acute observations. For example, he explores the shrieking attacks by feminists on Erin Pizzey, and is also trenchant on the subject of the relationship between rights and duties…

Open this link in a new window ... http://joannabogle.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default

Send this to a friend