Page 10, 14th April 2006

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New York: Where Easter Meets Passover

P reparations for the high holidays are in full swing as I write this, and New York clichés abound. After St Paddy’s day the shamrockshaped cookies on the supermarket shelves......

New Labour’s Love Affair With Plutocrats Must End

A decade of pragmatism has sullied a Party once renowned for principled socialism, says Jill Segger ‘W e are intensely relaxed about people getting filthy rich.” The inelegant......

Feast Days Are Foreign To The English

T here is a bit of an annual campaign to make St George’s Day – April 23 – a national holiday for England, rather as St Patrick does for Ireland (and to a lesser extent, St......

Giving Children An Easter To Remember

T he measure of a particular religion’s appeal to children is roughly equivalent to the amount of ceremony and role-play it involves. This is an entirely unscientific home-made......