Britain — Britannia

Omia artikkeleitani — My articles



Britannian muistoja II, TL:n muistoja, 22.1.2020

Britannian muistoja I, TL:n muistoja, 10.10.2019

Britain's dangerous double games, 5 January 2011

Kansituoleja siirtelemässä, 12.5.2009

Todellinen maailma ja Blairin "visiot"


The sorry state of Britain

10 March 2006

Lontoon moninaisuutta


Finnish reactions to London attacks

19 July 2005

Historical roots of Blair's lies

24 September 2003

Labourin kriisi menee syvälle brittiläisen vallankäytön luonteeseen

Suomen Kuvalehti, 2000

Syvänmeren seikkailijanainen

Wave! 2000

Vakoilukuumetta Britanniassa

Suomen Kuvalehti, 24.9.1999

Englantilaisen identiteetin arvoitus

Suomen Kuvalehti, 1999

Tony Blair julistaa näyttävänsä tietä muulle Euroopalle

Ydin, 1998

Tony Blair etsii mallia ihmisarvoiselle yhteiskunnalle

Askel, 1998

Miten uusi on Britannian "Uusi Labour"?

Etelä-Saimaa, 1997

Vallankäytön moniselitteisyys

BBC Finnish Section, 4.1.1996

"Rahanahneus on nyt paljastunut epäjumalanpalvonnaksi"

Kotimaa, 4.2.1994

Britannian Vihreiden ahdinko

BBC Finnish Section, 2.9.1992

Britit etsivät eurooppalaisuuttaan

Kotimaa, elokuu 1992

Mellakat täyttävät poliittista tyhjiötä

Ydin, 1992

Thatcherin eron taustaa

BBC Finnish Section, 23.11.1990

Britit etsivät identiteettiään Persianlahden sodassa

Suomen Kuvalehti, 1991

Pysähtyneisyyden politiikkaa

BBC Finnish Section, 25.10.1991

Eric Heffer — vanhan ajan sosialisti

BBC Finnish Section, 31.5.1991

Voiko viha lauhtua Pohjois-Irlannissa?

Kotimaa, heinäkuu 1990

Kuninkaallista humpuukia

BBC Finnish Section, 21.2.1990

Lontoon East Endin historiaa

BBC Finnish Section, 22.1.1990

Rautarouvan aatemaailma

Suomen Kuvalehti, 1989

Britannian monarkian taikavoima

BBC Finnish Section, 29.8.1989

Lontoon värikkäin kaupunginosa

BBC Finnish Section, 15.8.1989

Thatcheriläinen hegemonia

BBC Finnish Section, 20.1.1989

Two generations

New Society, 3 April 1987

Englantilainen politiikka on yhtä farssia

Suomen Kuvalehti, 4.12.1986

Lakkoja ja IRAn väkivaltaa Toivo Ryhänen, Tapani Lausti, Eva Polttila

YLEn Elävä arkisto, 1984, 1985



Muiden kirjoittajien artikkeleita — Articles by other writers

Countdown Series: Eva Joly, Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 23 November 2021 (text and video)

Coundown series: Peter Oborne, Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 22 November 2021 (video)

An independent Scotland would be a good fit for the Nordic Council by Anthony Heron, Helsinki Times, 21 November 2021

Countdown Series: Annie Machon, Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 21 November 2021

Countdown Series: Ailsa Gray, Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 20 November 2021

Why the UK Left is wrong to be so dismissive of non-violent struggle by Ian Sinclair, openDemocracy, 20 November 2021

Boris' Solution for Europe Freezing From Gas Shortage – Start Hot War With Russia! by Finian Cunningham, Information Clearing House, 17 November 2021

Minister pushing Venezuela regime change discussed its oil with petrol company by Matt Kennard, Declassified UK, 16 November 2021

Julian Assange & the Crisis of British Public Service by Helen Mercer, Consortium News, 15 November 2021

Poll: UK Public Worried About More NHS Privatization by Caroline Molloy, Consortium News, 15 November 2021

Why are so many Tory MPs able to get filthy rich? Because we let them by Peter Geoghegan, The Guardian. 11 November 2021

UK prepared for coup in Colombia by training military in psychological warfare by John McEvoy, Declassified UK, 11 November 2021

Britain's hidden hand in Brazil's 1964 coup d'etat by John McEvoy, Declassified UK, 10 November 2021

Sleazy Does It Boris by Finian Cunningham, Sputnik International, 8 November 2021

I have lived under corrupt regimes – the cynicism stalking Britain is all too familiar by Nesrine Malik, The Guardian, 8 November 2021

How British intelligence destabilised democracy in Central America by Aaron Coy Moulton, Declassified UK, 8 November 2021

Partners in crimes? The UK/Australia special relationship by Antony Loewenstein and Peter Cronau, Declassified UK, 5 November 2021

I told the UK Parliament how to fix corruption… nobody listened by Martin Williams, openDemocracy, 4 November 2021

On transparency, like so much else, the UK government is shifting the goalposts by Tommy Sheppard, openDemocracy, 3 November 2021

Jeremy Corbyn's Suspension Is a Monument to Keir Starmer's Political Bankruptcy by Daniel Finn, Jacobin, 29 October 2021

Revealed: Tony Blair's extraordinary efforts to court Syria's dictators by Matt Kennard, Declassified UK, 29 October 2021

Covid outbreak in HMP Edinburgh threatens life of former British diplomat, Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 28 October 2021

This Septic Isle… Sewage Hits Brexit Fans by Finian Cunningham, Sputnik International, 26 October 2021

Did Britain help murder an African leader and U.N. secretary general? by Richard Norton-Taylor, Declassified UK, 26 October 2021

Over 500 Scholars Launch Fightback Against Israel Lobby's Antisemitism Smear of UK Academics by Jonathan Cook, Mint Press News, 25 October 2021

Stealing a nation – the secret SAS mission to capture the Middle East's oil artery by Phil Miller, Declassified UK, 22 October 2021

On holiday in sunny, sensible Portugal, I realised England is bad, actually by Caroline Molloy, openDemocracy, 21 October 2021

The gap between reckless Brexit promises and reality will soon be too big to ignore by John Harris, The Guardian, 18 October 2021

Facing chaos and needing a scapegoat, the Tories seek an endless fight with Europe by Fintan O'Toole, The Guardian, 17 October 2021

COVID19 at HMP Edinburgh; Letter to Justice Minister calling for Craig Murray's release on compassionate grounds, Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 15 October 2021

After Corbyn, Israel lobby turns its guns on UK academia, Jonathan Cook Blog, 14 October 2021

Jailing the truth tellers: The shrinking space for independent journalism by Mohamed A. Elmaazi, Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 14 October 2021

Brexit: why does Northern Ireland matter so much? by Robin Wilson, Social Europe, 13 October 2021

Broken Britannia's Conservative Party Conference by Kenneth Surin, CounterPunch, 13 October 20212

Israel lobby takes back the Labour Party by Asa Winstanley, The Electronic Intifada, 9 October 2021

Pandora Papers Show True Face of Global Britain by Adam Ramsay, Consortium News. 5 October 2021

Revealed: The City of London's secret foreign policy shielded from democratic oversight by Matt Kennard, Declassified UK, 5 October 2021

FILM REVIEW: “The man who knew too much” by Umar Nasser, Declassified UK, 4 October 2021

The universal credit cut is the end point of years of ‘welfare' cruelty by John Harris, The Guardian, 3 October 2021

Keir Starmer Is Labour's Weakest Leader in Generations by Grace Blakeley, Jacobin, 2 October 2021

Labour conference: Palestine motion means the party's civil war is not over by Jonathan Cook, Middle East Eye, 29 September 2021

Shame, confusion, betrayal: UK veterans on the war in Afghanistan by Joe Glenton, Declassified UK, 29 September 2021

Democracy is dead in Keir Starmer's Labour by Ken Loach, The Guardian, 28 September 2021

In the UK, government secrecy is growing. Here's how we fight back by Jenna Corderoy, openDemocracy, 28 September 2021

How British journalists are seduced by the Ministry of Defence and spooks by Richard Norton-Taylor, Declassified UK, 28 September 2021

Labour conference votes to back sanctions against Israel over 'crime of apartheid' by Joe Gill, Middle East Eye, 27 September 2021

UK Labour Conference Condemns AUKUS as Threat to World Peace by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 27 September 2021

What's wrong with Britain? Let's start with the monarchy by Laura Clancy, openDemocracy, 26 September 2021

Keir Starmer has squandered his opportunity to wage war on the Tories by Peter Oborne, Middle East Eye, 25 September 2021

British army ignored five fires before sparking Kenya inferno by Phil Miller, Declassified UK, 24 September 2021

By crushing party democracy, Labour may sign its own death warrant by Adam Ramsay, openDemocracy, 22 September 2021

The Importance of Murray by Graham A Fordyce, Craig Murray Justice Campaugn, 22 September 2021

‘The left is at a unique moment post-Corbyn - but time is running out for real change' by Ken Loach and Ben Chacko, Morning Star, 17 September 2021

‘Nothing to hide here': Inside the world's largest arms fair in the heart of London by Matt Kennard and Phil Miller, Declassified UK, 17 September 2021

Scotland, but not as I know it by Kenny MacAskill, Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 15 September 2021

Britain's ‘robust' arms export controls are a fiction by Andrew Feinstein and Alexandra Smidman, Declassified UK, 14 September 2021

Craig's Speech at the 2021 Alba conference (read by Nadira Murray), Craig Murray Justice Campaign, 11 September 2021 (text and video)

Margaret Thatcher's support for Afghan jihadists covered up by UK censors by Phil Miller, Declassified UK, 8 September 2021

Leavers' pride may not endure as Britain's poverty rises by William Keegan, The Observer, 5 September 2021

Jewish Chronicle's libel payouts were a small price to pay for smearing Corbyn and the left, Jonathan Cook Blog, 1 September 2021

In the chaos of Britain's labour shortage, could workers forge better lives? by John Harris, The Guardian, 30 August 2021

Peace Group Challenges 'Architect' of Failed Wars Tony Blair to Public Debate by Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams, 26 August 2021

Keir Starmer's Attacks on Labour's Left Are a Sign of Weakness, Not Strength by Ed McNally, Jacobin, 26 August 2021

The blood never dries by Richard Gott, MR Online, 25 August 2021

Mythbuster Summary I: Craig and the NUJ, Justice for Craig Murray, 19 August 2021

Ken Loach: Keir Starmer Is Mr Bean Trying to Act Like Stalin by Mattha Busby, Jacobin, 19 August 2021

UKania is a Rudderless Ship by Kenneth Surin, CounterPunch, 19 August 2021

Socialist Labour MPs demand Ken Loach is immediately reinstated to the party by Ceren Sagir, Jewish Voice for Labour, 17 August 2021

Zionism has taken control of the British Labour Party. And it is destroying it! Defend Democracy Press, 16 August 2021

Director Ken Loach says he has been expelled from Labour by Mattha Busby, The Guardian, 14 August 2021

First visit to Craig in HMP Edinburgh by Nadira Murray, Justice for Craig Murray, 12 August 2021

Jailing of a British Blogger Should Worry Journalists on Both Sides of the Atlantic by Ari Paul, FAIR, 10 August 2021

The Irish language can give us all a sense of home – if we save it from sectarianism by Susan McKay, The Guardian, 10 August 2021

The UK Is Embarking on Largest Military Spending Hike Since the Cold War by Sasha Abramsky, Truthout, 7 August 2021

A bitter Middle East crisis at the heart of the Conservative Party by Peter Oborne, Middle East Eye, 6 August 2021

Craig Murray's eight-month prison sentence is vindictive and a sad day for Scottish justice - Kenny MacAskill by Alison Campsie, The Scotsman, 6 August 2021

Keeping Freedom Alive,, 1 August 2021

Craig Murray - Political Prisoner of the British State, Wikispooks, 30 July 2021

Craig Murray's jailing is the latest move in a battle to snuff out independent journalism, Jonathan Cook Blog, 30 July 2021

The system's revenge by Craig Murray Justice, 29 July 2021

Keir Starmer Turning Against Social Democracy a la Tony Blair by Kenneth Surin, CounterPunch, 28 July 2021

Impunity for killings in service of the state: The UK government's latest scheme by Anne Cadwallader, Declassified UK, 26 July 2021

Before Jeremy Corbyn, There Was Michael Foot by Richard Johnson, Jacobin, 25 July 2021

Why is the Northern Ireland protocol still an issue? Actions have consequences by Fintan O'Toole, The Guardian, 23 July 2021

Revealed: UK military unit in Colombia ‘assisted' police force that killed 63 protesters by Matt Kennard and Molly Antigone Hall, Declassified UK, 22 July 2021

Sicko UK by Bob Gill, Consortium News, 14 July 2021

Accepting Boris Johnson's Lies by Johanna Ross, Consortium News, 12 July 2021

The Twisted Case of Craig Murray by Alexander Mercouris, Consortium News, 4 July 2021

Keir Starmer Is Dragging Down the Labour Party by Ronan Burtenshaw, Jacobin, 3 July 2021

Arming the Philippines: It's a Duterte job, but does Britain have to do it? by Tom Sykes, Declassified UK, 1 July 2021

UK sold more than $20bn in weapons to countries slammed over human rights by MEE staff, Middle East Eye, 28 June 2021

The case for Brexit was built on lies. Five years later, deceit is routine in our politics by Will Hutton, The Observer, 27 June 2021

No matter how far HMS Queen Elizabeth sails, it won't make Britain great again by Paul Rogers, openDemocracy, 26 June 2021

Revealed: The secret Whitehall committee that holds ‘no records' by Phil Miller, Declassified UK, 24 June 2021

British government starts preparations for major armed conflict by Yunus Soner, Defend Democracy Press, 23 June 2021

Britain makes deal to supply warships & build naval bases for Ukraine as NATO prepares to conduct Black Sea war games with Kiev by Jonny Tickle, RT, 22 June 2021

Gulf spymaster who bought John Terry's £16m mansion challenged over corruption by Phil Miller, Declassified UK, 21 June 2021

Assange Is Still in Jail,, 21 June 2021

The Mind of Lady Dorrian by Kirsten MacDonald,, 18 June 2021

Revealed: the UK's business links to Nagorno-Karabakh by James Dowsett, openDemocracy, 17 June 2021

Number of EU citizens seeking work in UK falls 36% since Brexit, study shows by Richard Partington, The Guardian, 17 June 2021

Northern Irish police trained Gulf regime ahead of crackdown by Rory Winters and Luke Butterly, Declassified UK, 16 June 2021

‘Mistrusted' Johnson feels full force of EU fury as Brexit wrecks G7 summit by Toby Helm & Heather Stewart, The Observer, 13 June 2021

Ignored, bullied, patronised: why loyalists in Northern Ireland say no to Brexit ‘betrayal' by Rory Carroll, The Observer, 12 June 2012

Revealed: Secretive British anti-crime agency spent millions training Colombia's repressive police by Matt Kennard, Declassified UK, 11 June 2021

Labour demands investigation into Michael Gove over ‘Orwellian' FOI unit by Peter Geoghegan, openDemocracy, 10 June 2021

Exclusive: Declassified journalist was ‘unlawfully' profiled by UK Foreign Office, Declassified UK, 10 June 2021

Covid Variant Chaos in the UK by Kenneth Surin, CounterPunch, 9 June 2021

Why I turned down an MBE for services to homeless people by Gill Taylor, The Guardian, 9 June 2021

Official: Lady Dorrian Rules Courts Should Apply Different Standards to Bloggers and Mainstream Media,, 9 June 2021

The UK's new nuclear strategy is illegal and dangerous to the world by Kate Hudson, Declassified UK, 9 June 2021

Murray Scottish Appeal Denied; Allowed to Try UK Court by Joe Lauria, Consortium News, 8 June 2021

An Open Letter to Lady Dorrian,, 6 June 2021

The Queen's hidden powers: Rotten role of the Monarchy by Ben Curry, Defend Democracy Press, 5 June 2021

Former British Minister: ‘Israelis Think They Control the Foreign Office. And They do!' by Matt Kennard, Consortium News, 4 June 2021

Craig Murray's Trial: What Happens Next by Kirsten MacDonald,, 4 June 2021

History shows that the Conservatives can't hold back social change by Andy Beckett, The Guardian, 4 June 2021

The United Kingdom was always a fragile illusion – but what will replace it? by Alex Niven, The Guardian, 3 June 2021

Buckingham Palace banned ethnic minorities from office roles, papers reveal by David Pegg and Rob Evans, The Guardian, 2 June 2021

Revealed: Michael Gove & Priti Patel Linked to Israeli Military Charities & Netanyahu Propaganda Video by Nafeez Ahmed, Byline Times, 1 June 2021

To beat the Tories, we must first join forces to beat the electoral system by Caroline Lucas, Layla Moran and Clive Lewis, The Guardian, 29 May 2021

The shapeshifting Tories have grown their base – but this could be their downfall by Andy Beckett, The Guardian 28 May 2021

Why everybody loses under the Home Office's ‘Hostile Britain' policy by Giles Tremlett, The Guardian, 28 May 2021

Number of EU citizens refused entry to UK soars despite Covid crisis by Giles Tremlett and Lisa O'Carroll, The Guardian, 28 May 2021

Dominic Cummings is our Machiavelli. With Brexit, lies served him. Now the truth does, Jonathan Cook Blog, 27 May 2021

The Dominic Cummings circus is an indictment of the entire governing class by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 26 May 2021

Largest protests since Arab Spring sweep Oman as UK support for regime rises by Phil Miller, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 26 May 2021

Revealed: Third of British cabinet, including Boris Johnson, has been funded by Israel or pro-Israel lobby groups by Matt Kennard, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 22 May 2021

Chilling – Not In a Good Way,, 21 May 2021

The dark side of Brexit: European citizens being detained in migrant holding centers in UK by Rafa de Miguel, El País in English, 17 May 2021

Ignore Starmer's moral posturing. He's the one we should blame for stoking antisemitism, Jonathan Cook Blog, 16 May 2021

Boris the liberal is dead. Boris the authoritarian reigns supreme by Nadia Whittome, openDemocracy, 13 May 2021

Helicopter attack on Nigerian civilians puts British pilot training under fresh scrutiny by Phil Miller, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 13 May 2021

English people must fight for Scotland's democratic rights – or sacrifice their own by Michael Chessum, openDemocracy, 12 May 2021

LETTER FROM LONDON: The Troubling Sentencing of Craig Murray by Alexander Mercouris, Consortium News, 12 May 2021

Murray Sentenced to 8 Months in Prison by Joe Lauria, Consortium News, 11 May 2021

Boris Johnson's new ethics adviser made secret trips to Gulf dictatorship by Phil Miller, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 11 May 2021

Those Scottish Elections, and What Happens Now,, 10 May 2021

Labour's crisis comes from the huge gap between politics and people by John Harris, The Guardian, 9 May 2021

The Myth of Corbyn's Labour Failure and Neoliberalism's Western Electoral Success by Gavin Lewis, Dissident Voice, 8 May 2021

Labour's humiliating defeat signals its death, and Keir Starmer, not Jeremy Corbyn, is the man with its blood on his hands by Neil Clark, RT, 7 May 2021

‘The tail wagging the dog': How Scottish independence could transform British foreign policy by Phil Miller, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 5 May 2021

Boris Johnson's lies don't harm him because the political system is more corrupt than he is, Jonathan Cook Blog, 3 May 2021

How Nigerian ‘corruption' is a cautionary tale for the UK by Chibundu Onuzo, The Guardian, 29 April 2021

Will UK security agencies learn lessons from their collusion in crimes in Northern Ireland? by Richard Nortom-Taylor, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 29 April 2021

Why we're taking the UK government to court to protect Freedom of Information by Peter Geoghegan, openDemocracy, 28 April 2021

Bypassing the Road Block,, 23 April 2021

Building “our” Commune: exiled Communards in Britain by Laura C. Forster, ROAR, 23 April 2021

Is time running out for the union as the case grows for a new independence vote? by Neal Ascherson, The Guardian, 18 April 2021

‘Colonialism never ended': The elite British cabal propping up a Gulf dictatorship by Phil Miller, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 20 April 2021

Labour disclosure ‘shows antisemitism was weaponised against Corbyn', activists say by Jonathan Cook, Middle East Eye, 16 April 2021

BAE Systems sold weaponry worth £17.6bn to Saudis during Yemen war by Phil Miller, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 16 April 2021

Fighting for Irish language rights by Ciarán Mac Giolla Bhéin, Red Pepper, 16 April 2021

Northern Ireland—the unhappy ending Europe's story must avoid by Robin Wilson, Social Europe, 15 April 2021

Politics Without Lying,, 14 April 2021

Burma bloodbath is a lesson Britain must learn from by Phil Miller and Matt Kennard, Declassified UK/Daily Maverick, 14 April 2021

Union's discontents catch fire in volatile Northern Ireland by Peter Geoghegan, openDemocracy, 12 April 2021

My Day With Prince Philip by Craig Murray, Consortium News, 13 April 2021

The Bastard State by Pádraig Ó Meiscill, Red Pepper, 10 April 2021

Prince Philip was the godfather of Anglo-British nationalism by Adam Ramsay, openDemocracy, 9 April 2021

Northern Ireland's riots are the death spasms of a broken Britain by Adam Ramsay, openDemocracy, 9 April 2021

What good is a right to toothless protest? by Adrian Kreutz, ROAR, 9 April 2021

While media focuses on Russian money, UK ministers allow Gulf tyrannies to invest £140bn in Britain by Molly Antigone Hall and Mark Curtis, Declassofied UK/Daily Maverick, 9 April 2021

Revealed: UK ignored Chechnya war crimes to push BP's oil interests as it worked to get Vladimir Putin elected in 2000 by Matt Kennard, Declassofied UK/Daily Maverick, 8 April 2021

Questions about BBC producer's ties to UK intelligence follow ‘Mayday' White Helmets whitewash by Kit Klarenberg, The Grayzone, 7 April 2021

Scotland Reaches Green Landmark by Juan Cole, ScheerPost, 5 April 2021

The Strange Convulsion in Scottish Politics,, 5 April 2021

Starmer isn't 'too cautious' - he is ruthlessly tearing Labour apart by Jonathan Cook, Middle East Eye, 5 April 2021

The UK's democratic deficit is escalating the climate crisis by Adam Ramsay, openDemocracy, 4 April 2021

Keir Starmer Has Spent a Year Pushing Labour to the Right by Daniel Finn, Jacobin, 4 April 2021

More than 420,000 Irish passports issued in Britain since Brexit vote, official figures show by Andy Gregory, Independent, 4 April 2021

‘Global Britain', aggressive imperialism and draconian policing by Rohan Rice, Red Pepper, 2 April 2021

“Global Britain”: Flying Flags, Banging War Drums and Going Down the Nuclear Plughole by Brian Cloughley, CounterPunch, 2 April 2021

Secrecy: British special forces were more transparent during World War 2 than today, study finds by Murray Jones and Phil Miller, Declassofied UK/Daily Maverick, 2 April 2021

Scottish Independence Is About Ordinary Scots, Not Alex Salmond's Ego by Pete Ramand / James Foley, Jacobin, 1 April 2021

From Eagle Street and Polarities

'Blairism' — a beacon for Europe?

5 March 2001

Nordic co-operation explained to British and Irish MPs

March 1998

Nordic-style institutions recommended for Irish-British islands

January 1998

Nordic Co-operation: A Possible Model for British-Irish Relations

February 1997

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