“Once you give a charlatan power over you, you almost never get it back.” Carl Sagan
“Surprisingly there are few major injuries at The Ba and spectators wisely move quickly out the way as the thunder of men in pursuit nears them.”
The lives of the men from HMS Pheasant are highlighted in an exhibition at the Hoy Kirk Heritage Centre for the month of March.
The prevailing culture did not invite healthy challenge and there was little evidence that leaders had been proactive in creating opportunities for, and encouraging, scrutiny, challenge and debate.Care Inspectorate Report
One of the recommendations is to develop a National Centre for Remote, Rural and Island Care.
“For ages an army of spirits, once so near, has been receding farther and farther from us, banished by the magic wand of science.” Sir James Frazer, The Scape Goat.
“What do we expect to take away from an exhibition?”
“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.