Thinking Your Way Through a Labyrinth of Contemporary Issues

The United States & the Responsibility of Leading the World

The United States is the sole global hegemon. This is a fact that cannot be denied for the United States has armed forces stationed on every single vital trade route … Continue reading

April 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Why it’s hard to be interested in the news

    Do you remember the South Park episode (It hits the fan) where the word ‘Shit’ reaches a ludicrous notch of 162. Of course a lot of people don’t … Continue reading

August 22, 2018 · 2 Comments

Reflecting on “Free Tommy”

“By visiting these places and understanding what sadistic cruelty occurred under the Nazis, the sight today of Tommy Robinson supporters protesting in London and giving Nazi salutes fills me with sadness but also anger.”

July 25, 2018 · 2 Comments

Collapse is in the air

Everywhere we look in the Western World we see crisis and decay. The very foundations of democratic belief in the system that has reigned supreme look not only shaken, but … Continue reading

May 21, 2018 · 2 Comments

Julain Assange, and the reality of Swedish extradition.

I’ve been following the three most talked about whistle-blowers since I first heard about them – Edward Snowden the former NSA employee who is still languishing in Russia, after revealing … Continue reading

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Drums of War

There has been much said in the past few weeks since Paris, there has been much said and now there is much being done. Or about to be done. The … Continue reading

December 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Part-time work in the UK and why Job seekers allowance doesnt work.

    Part -time work in the UK. The 2008 economic crash is supposedly over, yet what has that meant for the transformation of business’s approaches to employment. Well we already … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · 2 Comments

The metaphorical Affluenza virus and the X Factor.

The Affluenza virus is a term coined by author and Psychologist Oliver James. The symptoms of the metaphorical virus are; placing a high value on possessions, appearances (physical and social), fame … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

A New Way?

I learnt something new from the campaign of Jeremy Corbyn. I’m a sore loser and I find it hard to accept I’m wrong. I’m stubborn and quite an idiot sometimes. … Continue reading

September 27, 2015 · Leave a comment


I’m sat here listening to a piece by the late John Tavener, it’s called Funeral Canticle and it is a masterful piece on it’s own, just off its technical merits. … Continue reading

September 2, 2015 · 2 Comments
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