The hypocrisy, oh the irony of it ….


Oh the hypocrisy, the delicious irony! The headlines said that tens of thousands protest, but it really should have said that tens of MILLIONS didn't protest. What a dangerous joke these ignorant ill informed Marxist journalist left wing trash are! It's 3 years and 3 months ago that I travelled to Birmingham with my wife, … Continue reading The hypocrisy, oh the irony of it ….

Totalitarian Britain: State Capture is nigh!


Unionism appears to be sleepwalking into oblivion and the UK, once admired around the world for an understated but comfortably unifying Britishness that was inclusive, outward-looking, tolerant and ultimately pragmatic, now presents an ugly picture." Gordon Brown, Labour Prime Minister 2008-2010 I never thought I'd agree with anything from an ex Labour prime minister, especially … Continue reading Totalitarian Britain: State Capture is nigh!

Picture behind the story #19 The protest of Jan Palach


In August 1968, the Soviet Union invaded Czechoslovakia to crush the reforms of Alexander Dubcek's government during what was known as the Prague Spring. Jan Palach, a 22 year old student, decided to sacrifice himself in protest of the invasion and set himself on fire, in Wenceslas Square on 16 January 1969. From a personal viewpoint this was … Continue reading Picture behind the story #19 The protest of Jan Palach

Only the educated are free …… so stop moaning!


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 U.K. drowns in Marxist propaganda!


I personally do NOT care whether, in the U.K. Referendum of 2016, you voted Leave, Remain, or didn’t vote at all. Respecting your RIGHT in this is my OBLIGATION. But I DO care, and so should you, about the dangerous propaganda war being waged by the BBC attempting to misrepresent the facts of EU membership … Continue reading The U.K. drowns in Marxist propaganda!