Archive for August, 2005

Prospects are more important than profits

Wednesday, August 10th, 2005

I’ve just seen Theodore Zeldin on tv. He is a historian I’ve heard of before, but don’t know much about him yet. He said that one reason young people drink so much is that many of them ‘have a certain amount of money but no prospects’. How true. People must have prospects. Hope in the […]

Robin Cook

Saturday, August 6th, 2005

Today Robin cook died. He was a great parliamentarian, world class politician and a man of principal. Even though he was in the same political party, from time to time he was a vital part of the opposition Tony Blair has in the House of Commons. More often he was an important ally to the […]

Hiroshima

Saturday, August 6th, 2005

Today is Hiroshima day. We must remember and make sure nothing like this ever happens again.