Politics

zero is a magic number – homelessness in Devon

In a lockdown environment, much like any other domestic crisis, it is the unrepresented that bear the residue of whatever action the government takes.  In this case it is the homeless population of Exeter. Since the lockdown an encampment of rough sleepers have congregated outside the high street town hall with tents to shelter them… Continue reading zero is a magic number – homelessness in Devon

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Between Ireland and France, there is more to life than Brexit.

  Over the weekend just passed two events that have un-organically taken place have bouldered me into a headspace that I can no longer ignore.  On the 18th of April Irish Journalist 'Lyra Mckee' was heinously gunned down by a member of the nostalgically named 'New IRA' on the streets of Derry who were fighting… Continue reading Between Ireland and France, there is more to life than Brexit.

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Don’t forget about the Bard

I can honestly say that I haven't seen a more nightmarish scene being played out since New Labour chose the song by D:Ream 'Things can only get better' and implying the exact opposite throughout their 13 year tenure as the UK government.  Once again last night the now Conservative government helmed by Theresa May was… Continue reading Don’t forget about the Bard

Politics

BDS: What say you UK?

Yesterday Ireland set out a second of its landmark making decisions by rule of the Dail, (Lower house of Parliament) which could potentially set political waves across the Irish sea and awashing our establishment to act ; a bill was passed that boycotts the sale of goods from Israel's illegal settlements in the occupied West… Continue reading BDS: What say you UK?