“If you can’t put your values, into your vote, we don’t have a democracy.” Jill Stein
“My mission is to pacify Ireland”.
Although miniscule compared to the millions who died in the slaughter of World War 1, for the men’s families, the loss of their loved ones was devastating.
There have been many posts on social media recently from people having difficulty obtaining their usual medications from pharmacies across Scotland.
WOFFF celebrates the work of women in front of and behind the scenes in film making who are over 50
‘Nowadays, when all life on earth could be ended by the pressing of a few buttons, St Magnus, martyr and peace-maker, emerges as a more powerful and radiant symbol than ever before.’ George Mackay Brown
The animated story of the Orcadian Woman’s Suffrage Society, won the award in the category of Most Creative/Original and was hand painted, created and directed by Martin Laird.
“All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.” Friedrich Nietzsche
One solution to the problem of over production was to produce hydrogen fuel from the excess electricity generated.
Orkney has seen industries come and industries go. Throughout all of this boom and bust the two sectors which have remained constant are farming and fishing.