Category Archives: Politics

Productive actions in perilous times

My Twitter feed has been one long scroll of horror since 20 January (with some gloriously bright spots such as the millions around the world who took part in the Women’s Marches and the lovely Americans crowding the streets at … Continue reading

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Women’s Marches

I wasn’t able to get to the London march but did spend a couple of hours on Twitter yesterday joyfully signal boosting tweets about turnout, pics of people attending and the amazing creativity of the signs from the quintessentially British … Continue reading

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Five things Friday

Technically it’s just tripped over into Saturday but we’ll ignore that! It’s the weekend. HUZZAH!  My team were off stick today and I hope they’ve not infected me with their various lurgies! I had a couple of days out of … Continue reading

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Dreadful day

So America has spoken and have elected a misogynistic, proven liar who: is embroiled in class-action suit against his fraudulent Trump University but who also has a pre-trial date in December for: “rape, sexual misconduct, criminal sexual acts, sexual abuse, … Continue reading

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Best summary of the last 10 days…

This is the funniest summary of the last 10 days I’ve read and I’ve been directing friends from outside the UK to it, to explain where we are right now. https://www.buzzfeed.com/lukebailey/the-crisis-explained-maybe?utm_term=.dm2OYYl1bY#.qvwb335Jy3 It ends with: In conclusion: the UK voted to … Continue reading

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