Tag Archives: McAlpine

Mind the Gap: between Mainstream Media (paid) and Social Media (voluntary)

If you have come across Marshall McLuhan, you will have come across his statement The Medium is the Message. What he meant was that the form of the medium ‘embeds’ itself in the message. What is the the key difference … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Lord Alistair McAlpine by former Sunday Times journalist for Trial by Twitter

Ishtar’s Gate is a website with discussion forum that I came across thanks to Twitter which I hardly use. But Steven Messham is on Twitter and he is one of the many victims who do need support. He tweeted that … Continue reading

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Care Home Victims and the Mainstream vs Social Media in the wake of the Savile Scandal

BBC Radio 5 interviewed Keith Gregory who was taken into care at Bryn Estyn when he was 12 years old. Most of them were Freemasons. 2 MPs, judges, serving policemen, senior policemen, business people from Wrexham and all over Britain. Everybody was crying … Continue reading

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