Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

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Rachel North – Legal Challenge to Government as Pressure Grows for Independent 7/7 Inquiry: Today I will go to the Home Office at noon with a small but representative group of bereaved families and survivors of 7/7 and serve the … Continue reading

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Iraq employees campaign: a list of supporters

Surreptitious Evil has helpfully produced a list of bloggers supporting the Iraq employees campaign that Dan Hardie kicked off. [SNIP: Permalinks were too top-heavy for an ongoing post and causing come trackback conflicts and/or undue pinging. Rather than display these … Continue reading

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Toys

Loving this. Gems to be found here and here. Oooooh… look at the engine. Ahahahahaha! Look at what just about anyone can do with it! Lots of possible entries lurk under the Parliament I.P. address 194.60.38.10. There’s a nice breakdown … Continue reading

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Rove: biggest rat jumps sinking ship shock

As the Bush administration continues to implode, Karl Rove leaves to ‘spend more time with his family’. (more) I’m glad to see the back of him. Like Alastair Campbell, he’s nothing more than a media-savvy sociopath. (To paraphrase Banksy; why … Continue reading

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Iraq interpreters (and other high risk employees) podcast

Find it here and share it with others.

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Comic-book diplomacy

An excellent and useful article from Richard Engel: The LA Times – Wars within wars in Iraq: Despite what you may have heard, there is no “war” in Iraq. Rather, there are many wars raging through the Shiite, Kurdish and … Continue reading

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Thanks, Emap

What the hell is this? 7 weeks after I was promised payment by Emap, I get an envelope with my name and address hurriedly scribbled on the front. There isn’t a cheque inside; instead, there’s a BACS form for me … Continue reading

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One million people

Feel the weight. Oh and, if you’re not prepared to call those responsible to account… get used to it.

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You know the drill

OK folks, here’s a short video that’s designed to prompt, promote or enhance future posts about Iraqi interpreters. Embed at will… and don’t forget to push the petition. The plight of Iraqi interpreters (explained with post-it notes) [happily snipped by … Continue reading

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Take the blue pill

Shh! Researching and building for a quick video (coming *very* soon!) Have some of this (via)… Vanity Fair – Rorschach and Awe: I did not set out to discover how America got into the business of torturing detainees. I wasn’t … Continue reading

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