RAGE FOR THE LIGHT Dreams of Orstraya Outback And towns like Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, where once gold fever ran molten along the streets and where now the gold Super Pit operates 24 hours a day coughing up the ore of dreams, lost hopes and nightmares. Where men are men, and women are skimpy barmaids, topless … More Rage for the Light!
Last week I saw a message posted on Facebook claiming that Muslim parents at a Maryborough School in Australia (unclear whether in Queensland or Victoria) had demanded that pork be removed from the schools’ menu along with a strident response from a council official. It was a hoax, originally perpetuated in Belgium, then re-phrased in … More Together!
In the Wake of Martin Luther King Day “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” “The tensions are not between the races, but between the forces of justice and injustice; between the forces of light and darkness.” – Martin Luther King Psalms 15 Lord, who can be trusted with power, and who may act in your place? Those … More “I Have a Dream”
Dare to Dream! Dare to Act! Dare to Fly! A tribute to Oprah Winfrey’s speech at the Golden Globe awards.
“It is in the shelter of each other that people live.” (Anonymous) “It matters not that someone is born, but what they grow to be.” (Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter. Author: J.K. Rowling) I’ve been absent for a while as I’ve been on what I described to a friend as an existential walkabout on the road … More Solidarity!
I’m an optimist, always have been, always will be. So I see the large numbers in the States marching and organising against fascism as a brilliant development, confirming my faith in the goodness of the majority of people in the United States. Similarly I see the rise of Jeremy Corbyn in the UK as a … More The Resistance: Justice Rising
I created this image to celebrate all those who are standing up for decency and condemning the fascists in the US and their endorsement by the despicable, utterly corrupt Donald Trump. The events since last weekend have indeed been awful but from bad has come good – so many people have been galvanised to stand … More The Rise of Goodness