“Ignorance and prejudice are the handmaidens of propaganda.” Kofi Annan
People: The EU’s Tragic Failure and Greatest Success
the EU continues to fail to manage the crisis in caring for and processing our fellow human beings.
High Heels Wellie Boots and Slippers
Unbelievably there are employers who consider the wearing of high heels an essential requirement for women to do their job.
The Fiction of Historical Fact
The historian selects the facts he/she wishes to evidence the particular stance they are putting forward.
The Bus Stops Are Moving Further Away
My late father used to remark that the bus stops were always moving further away after any ‘improvements’ had taken place.
The Spirit of Scotland
It is the People of Scotland who are sovereign in our nation
Whit a Bourach
The Brexit time bomb is counting down. Negotiations have still not commenced (at the time of writing)
“It Just has To Be True Until Tomorrow”
Your vote is the most powerful weapon available. It was hard won. Don’t disregard its strength.
Madeira: Self Governing Islands
It is a member of the European Union and is in a group called “Outermost Regions”.
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