Archive for November, 2005

Racism

Monday, November 28th, 2005

I turned on the tv and saw and heard a British motoring journalist say something like ‘I like it when the Germans fail’ to what seemed to be cheers from the audience, as I immediately changed channel. So I shouldn’t say anything because it may be unwise to comment on something I didn’t see entirely […]

Exposure

Friday, November 4th, 2005

More than 73,000 have died in the Kashmiri earthquake and more than three million are homeless. I asked a random selection of people if they had given a donation. None of them had and none could explain why they hadn’t. Unfortunately far more people are going to die from the cold over the next few […]