The news yesterday that it's now 50 years ago since the so called burning of bras demonstration prompted this post: Buddha walks into a wine bar, sits down at a table with Dr B and Dr C and asks "what’s all this stuff in the news about burning bras some 50 years ago?" (BBC News … Continue reading The truth behind the bra burning feminists?
Epictetus, the Stoic philosopher, has always been a favourite of mine alongside Epicurus and Socrates. One of his lasting pronouncements was “Only the educated are free”, a phrase we originally used as the motto of our new primary education charity in Nepal back in 2007. We chose to set up an education based aid organisation … Continue reading Only the educated are free …… so stop moaning!
The volcanic internet, social media, Mainstream Media and ambassadorial outpourings over the use of the word "shithole" must have the Liberal-leftard Cultural Marxists drooling over their yoghurt and seed breakfasts this morning. Did the US President actually use the word "shithole" inside the sanctity of The Oval Office? Who knows, but the Democrats who were … Continue reading My capital city is a shithole!
The British Prime Minister has launched a scathing attack on multiculturalism, warning that it is fostering extremist ideology and directly contributing to home grown terrorism.Signalling a radical departure from the strategies of previous governments, the prime minister said that Britain must adopt a policy of "muscular liberalism" to enforce the values of equality, law and … Continue reading British Prime Minister attacks multiculturalism
It has become very obvious that members of parliament in the U.K. are attempting to change laws and national policy at a micro level which are part of a much wider national strategy, but where their opinions or voting is in their party or personal interest rather than the national or constituents interest. A recent … Continue reading UK Parliament taking micro decisions!