Far-right Liberty Dies When Fascism Rises

Liberty Dies When Fascism Rises

It has been over a week since the election of Donald Trump to the Presidency of the United States and close to four months since the EU Referendum that ended in a Leave vote. These events, plus the possibilities of the far-right government rising throughout Europe and Putin’s aggression in Russia, give rise to the …

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Uncategorised Should Those Who Burn Poppies Be Arrested?

Should Those Who Burn Poppies Be Arrested?

On Armistice Day this year, two things occurred separately and yet they are linked. First was I saw a video on Facebook by the Knights Templar International asking if burning poppies should be illegal? Now just to deal with who the Knights Templar International are. This is what their website says: “The Order desires to …

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Uncategorised What The Poppy Means To Me

What The Poppy Means To Me

Every year, we see people buying millions of poppies to support the Royal British Legion. Everyone has a different reason for buying and wearing a poppy. The reasons can be extremely personal. There are those who choose not to wear a poppy. They choose to wear white poppies or they choose to wear no poppy at all …

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Uncategorised I Predicted The Brexit Vote And Trump’s Win And It Was Easy

I Predicted The Brexit Vote And Trump’s Win And It Was Easy

In the weeks running up to the EU referendum, I said that I would Britain would vote to leave the EU. I didn’t know this by the fact that people I knew were going to vote leave. In fact, almost everyone I knew, apart from maybe 5 people, were going to vote remain. When the …

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Uncategorised Dislike the Elites? Why Do You Vote For Them Then?

Dislike the Elites? Why Do You Vote For Them Then?

In every election for the past 5-6 years in the West, we have heard how the people hate the elites. They hate those who are perceived to take advantage of them and leave them behind. Whilst in some economic senses this is true. Those people have been left behind. The economic systems of the World …

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