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An Octogenarian in the modern world

Archive for November 2014

UNDERSTANDING OTHERS

November 28, 2014

It amazes me that we see so little in the media about the motivation of those we disagree with. Topical instances are Russian Aggression under Putin and young British Muslims going off to enlist as terrorists. One can argue that understanding them is irrelevant because we are going to oppose them anyway, but it may […]

WHY IS UK A FAVOURED DESTINATION?

November 10, 2014

Cameron is in trouble over the immigration issue. We don’t want to be flooded, but the EU regards freedom of movement as a fundamental principle. A question not sufficiently debated is whether our influx is greater than that experienced by other EU states. They don’t seem to be complaining. Is it because fewer people want […]