Tag: Freedom

A One-Way Conversation…

Zohra Moosa (women’s rights adviser at ActionAid UK) in CiF: There was a great turn-out last night at the pro-choice meeting that Jess McCabe and Sunny Hundal organised. The discussion was wide-ranging, with some excellent speaking from Diane Abbott MP,…

The Market Will Provide…

For most slimmers a visit to the local takeaway is an absolute no-no. But not if you live in Padiham, where a chippy has started serving up dishes for dieters alongside fish and chips. What?! Is this some new council…

I used to be able to…….

Third post, I thought I should attempt to write something relevant to the Site title, and; no it isn’t about getting older and not being able to do a back flip, it is a touch more serious. Being a Daft…

Risk

Such is the fear of getting sued in our increasingly litigious society that local and national authorities are moving heaven and earth to try and make things safe to all by ever more oppressive legislation to the point where they…

It Could Never Happen Here….

The plight of inmates in North Korea’s huge network of Soviet-style gulags has been revealed in a report by human rights campaigners. Those awful, awful Norks… The human rights group spoke to a number of people, including former inmates from…

Jumping Ship

Ok, Every country has people leaving, and people coming. Not everyone is happy with his or her country regardless of where they are in the world; this is not something unique to England or the UK. But what is clear…

Silent screams

I look on and watch silently Your every move noted Your every word memorised You don’t know I control you Yet I follow your every action Watching, waiting, silently brooding A pleasant front a harmless face You will come to…