Monthly Archives: November 2016

Racism – You and Me.

Racism is rife across the world. Most right minded people would agree that racism is ‘wrong’ and yet racism thrives.  It is perhaps more virulent now than in the whole history of mankind. The definition from the Oxford English dictionary … Continue reading

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Children in Need. Help from the Aged!

  Last week the Brits forked out £47 million plus in one night  for ‘Children in Need’ a BBC initiative that is an annual event to help voluntary agencies in the UK help children in need in the UK.  This is … Continue reading

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Care for our Hospice Movement.

It comes as a dreadful surprise that funding for the Hospice movement is under threat. To some, this might seem yet another ordinary ‘cut’ to a sector of the NHS that should take its turn like everything else.  After all … Continue reading

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Reading and Reason

Almost 80% of the population in the West receive their news through social media.  Indeed the blogging world has enormous influence.  The difference between the social media and the traditional media, Newspapers, Radios and TV is that these formal media … Continue reading

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You can’t have your cake and it it.

So the iconoclast Trump has carried the day. So be it, all people of goodwill will wish him well as he undertakes the leadership of the free world. That doesn’t mean I’m not disappointed that Hillary didn’t make it, but … Continue reading

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In praise of the humble chip

  I am not saying that they were the best chips in the world. It was just that they tasted as if they were. It’s what I’ve always wanted, a pub down the road, where if push comes to shove, … Continue reading

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Meddling Media

Freedom of the press, one of the bastions of a democratic society! True, I suppose, but it is still hard to accept the irresponsible (in my view) headlines against the recent Court Rulings on the Brexit affair. For those not … Continue reading

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