Category Archives: Social/Political

NHS Crisis – YouTube vid from GhettogeekTV

A vital message regarding the Tory induced NHS crisis!

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Principles can be costly

Because of HPs collusion in Israel’s Human Rights Abuses (see http://www.ipsc.ie/event/derry-iaw-2017-stop-hp-collusion-in-israels-human-rights-abuses-saturday-information-stall-ipsc } I was unable to purchase another HP printer, although I’ve always been pleased with those I had previously purchased. As a result I purchased an Epson XP55 which … Continue reading

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on the mend and back again

Well, I’ve got to admit that my recovery after the arthroscopy was much quicker than I’d anticipated and, within three weeks I was back to being able to walk the dog on pavement, footpath and fields almost as before the … Continue reading

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the guilt trip of an involuntary social inactivist…

 As a life-long socialist*, I first joined the Labour Party in 1960 and, involvement in various campaigning groups on the internationalist/ social justice/ socialist spectrum swiftly followed. Unfortunately, health problems have, for more years than I care to remember, prevented … Continue reading

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Jesus and me – repost

      Jesus transformed my life but, perhaps, in turn I changed his. His story has been transmitted to us via faith communities and, to some extent, each believer adapts this person to their own needs. The power of … Continue reading

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FAITH Matters – repost

This post originally appeared on this blog in January 2007 ******************** Faith Matters   FAITH is that set of values, and ultimate questions, by which we lead our lives. Questions and doubts are an integral component of faith, if we … Continue reading

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out of the kitchen and missing the heat

Although each hour, of each day, may seem to drag at present, it still amazes me how swiftly each year seems to pass. Most of the time each day has seemed to pass far to quickly, no sooner is one … Continue reading

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Of Beatification – Massacre of the Innocents – and the BEEB

OF BEATIFICATION, MASSACRE of the INNOCENTS, and the BEEB   It cannot have escaped the attention of even the most casual listener to BBC Radio 2, in the course of the last 24 hours, that a process of beatification is … Continue reading

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Poppy Day Dilemmas – repost

Originally posted on MAL's MURMURINGS:
This post originally appeared on my ‘Word of Sinna Luvva’ blog in November 2010 +++++++++++++++++++++ As both a Christian and a Socialist, I always have problems with the celebration of militarism otherwise known as…

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ConDemNation

the poem, written in November 2010, was a response to certain policies of the ruling Conservative/Liberal Democrat coalition formed in May of that year.

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