Culture, Brexit, Andrew Roberts, Bishop Aylmer, Boris Johnson, Charles Haughey, Denis Healey, Donald Trump, Enoch Powell, Geoffrey Howe, George Orwell, Hannah Arendt, James Bible, James Joyce, Jane Austen, Jo Cox, John Waters, Margaret Thatcher, Michael D Higgins, Nigel Farage, Peter Casey, Seamus Heaney, Theodor Adorno, Thomas Docherty, Vera Lynn, Eu, University Of Warwick, Decca Records, England

Culture, Brexit

Decay of English language makes it perfect for lying

Political rhetoric of our time is conditioned by insult and hardly concealed violence

15.9.2019

Political rhetoric of our time is conditioned by insult and hardly concealed violence

Political rhetoric of our time is conditioned by insult and hardly concealed violence

Nigel Farage visits Donald Trump shortly after his election as US president. The Brexit Party leader said during the visit that ‘our real friends in the world speak English’. File photograph: Nigel Farage/ PA Wire

was shot and stabbed to death by a far-right extremist.

Read more: The Irish Times

Denzel Washington is a perfect fit to play the new Magneto | JOE.ieRumour has it that the two-time Oscar-winner is being lined up for the villainous X-Men role

The show goes on and it's any car you want - so long as it's electrified - Independent.ieWE'RE getting to the stage where Henry Ford's slogan of 'any colour you want so long as it's black' is being repeated for electric cars.

U2 song One is the perfect lullaby for children to fall asleep to, boffins sayBONO will put your kids to sleep – quite literally. Scientists named U2’s song One as the ideal track for parents to use when trying to get their tots to nod off. Boffins analysed 4,500 songs…

Cork author Danielle McLaughlin wins £30k prize for 'pitch-perfect' short storyCork author Danielle McLaughlin has won the 2019 Sunday Times Audible Short story award, which at £30,000 is the richest prize for a single short story written in English.

Here's What Happened Today: FridayHere’s what made the headlines ahead of the weekend.

Baby girl born on 9/11 at 9.11pm weighing 9lbs 11ozChristina Malone-Brown has made history and she doesn't even know it

Write Comment

Thank you for your comment.
Please try again later.

Latest News

News

14 September 2019, Saturday News

Previous news

Sarah Carey: 'Seeing Brexiteers whipped so soundly was deliciously gratifying' - Independent.ie

Next news

Meet Jimi Blake, the garden obsessive who became gardening royalty
Previous news Next news