Category: Analysis

How correspondent.world has been way ahead of the world in revealing key Covid-related stories in 2020.

8 October 2020 By Paul Martin

Is it necessary to send small children home from school when one in a ‘bubble’ gets Covid? And the scandal of letting parents congregate outside schools and not properly social-distancing. 11 September 2020 By PAUL MARTIN Is it time for the UK government to get a dose of educational and medical reality? Why has the government made […]

As Covid-10 pandemic makes on-campus life seem less attractive, British students are believed to be changing course –towards distance learning.

25 September 2020 By Paul Martin

Covid-19’s impact on business and trade has led to a surge in applications to do online courses around Britain. Britain’s largest institute for higher education, the Open University, has been enlisting a higher number of students for this academic year. The majority of the ‘extra’ students are thought to be part-timers who continue to have […]

She hung around at the US Supreme Court till death. Now there’s a towering liberal gap to be filled.

21 September 2020 By Paul Martin

US Supreme Court judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg hung on to her commitment to staying on for life. What’s more, the 87-year-old was pleased the US administration was unable to cut her slaary – even though she was on the extreme liberal wing of a court that makes key rulings on government actions. ______________________________________________________ You don’t […]

Top ex-KGB general tells correspondent.world why Russia’s leader Vladimir Putin would be hurt by a Europe-wide ban.

10 September 2020 By Paul Martin

WORLD EXCLUSIVE:  By Paul Martin , Washington DC. One of Russia’s top ex-KGB officers has called on Boris Johnson and Europe’s leaders to ban Russian leader Vladimir Putin from all official visits to Europe and from international summits — in a strong response to a series of poison attacks against his opponents at home and […]

Why correspondent.world cares about an apparently false claim of a filmed interview that never existed.

8 September 2020 By Paul Martin

The controversy over a filmed interview-that-never-was had been first uncovered in correspondent.world, and then in the esteeemed journalists’ specialist website The Press Gazette. Its headline and story is here: Granada producers hit back over censorship claims made in …pressgazette.co.uk › granada-producers-hit-back-over-c… A series of further revelations has followed in correspondent.world, and a number of heavyweight producers […]

The UK and European governments ‘should now ban Russia’s leader Vladimir Putin’. A top ex-KGB general Oleg Kalugin urges this step after the Germans reveal proof that Alexei Navalny was poisoned.

7 September 2020 By Paul Martin

 By Paul Martin , Washington DC. One of Russia’s top ex-KGB officers has called on Europe’s leaders, including [British premier] Boris Johnson, to ban Russian leader Vladimir Putin from all official visits to Europe and from international summits — in response to a series of attacks against his opponents at home and abroad. ______________________________________________________ You […]