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Quote of the day - Terrorism

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"You don't protect civilization by dismantling its civilizing achievements."  - Tom Arnold, former member of the British Parliament.

Reconciling capitalism and environmentalism

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Alternative subject line: Saving environmentalism from the environmentalistsMy attention has been brought to a new book by the British environmentalist and a...


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Man oh man…Apart from the immediate concerns for the injured and dead, I dread some of the reverberations from the bomb attack in Oslo. Thankfully, it appear...

Cover Thursdays - Stripped Down edition

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Coming attcha live from the beautiful Lake District in Cumbria, where I am soon to be attending a wedding, here’s a little something to whet your appetite be...

Hiatus and Happenings

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I’ve been receiving abuse from various quarters lately for the lack of posting on this site. My apologies, but I’d sworn of any real computer activity for ...