Exeter (my city), Devon (my county) and the rest of the UK (my country) held elections yesterday and many of the results have been announced today. I voted for the green party where I live and I am very pleased to say that a green party councillor called Amy Sparling won the local ward on … Continue reading From small acorns do mighty oaks grow
The following definitions of democracy are commonly understood and accepted Government by the people especially: rule of the majority A government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised by them directly or indirectly through a system of representation usually involving periodically held free elections. All that sounds very straight forward … Continue reading All people should be treated equally
On 11th March 2020 the world health organisation announced that COVID-19 could be characterized as a pandemic and that a pandemic was not a word to be used lightly. The early stages of the pandemic and the ensuing lockdowns were hard on many people, in different ways, unemployment, families trying to live, work and study … Continue reading Your Coronavirus Pandemic 1 Year on
Or Money for nothing and contracts millions given to friends and party donors for free. I normally don’t get my news from Facebook but today a meme was doing the rounds about the lack of news on an important story. Matt Hancock the UK Health Minister has been found guilty of not disclosing NHS contracts … Continue reading If a job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing well
So since last Thursday that is what I can be boxed off and defined simply as a dyslexic diabetic and to be honest I have been called worse. I really wanted to put something down on here but at the same time I wanted to absorb the new diagnosis of being a diabetic first and … Continue reading Dyslexic diabetic
I have just watch a new US press briefing at the White House with Dr Anthony Fauci now working for President Joe Biden and although the Covid-19 crisis is severe and will likely get worse before it gets better. One refreshing ray of sunshine in this briefing is that the US administration and Dr Falci … Continue reading What a refreshing change
Does Trump have an angel or a devil resting on his shouder- well sadly your view of him might only be shaped by the TV channel you watch or the newspaper you read. It seems free thinking and an ability to interpret truth from lies or fact from fiction are dying arts, well for now … Continue reading Fact or Fiction, Truth or lies?
Trump supporters are coming to town, Tump supporters are coming to town You’d better watch out you’d better not run’ I’m telling you why. Trump supporters are coming to town, Trump supporters are coming to town. Trump supporters are coming to town. Their making a list and checking it twice, there goner find out who … Continue reading Trump Supporters are coming to town
With over 70 million people in the USA believing in and voting for Trump while the rest of the world looked to Biden with both hope of a new road and feared for another 4 years of Trump this is perhaps a time to not only be looking at what decided the election result but … Continue reading What is your view?
Can the USA be a free democratic nation or its President the leader of the free world if its commander in chief can’t even accept he lost an election? He still boasts on Twitter to his adoring fans and voters that he won and they cheated. He does this without producing a shred of evidence … Continue reading The Gospel According to Trump