The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was … Continue reading
In its third trip to London, the Distant Worlds tour played to a sold-out Royal Albert Hall.
Students and council taxes are the subject of raucous consternation, given the exemption for full-time students. Following a successful motion at the Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES) Council, a … Continue reading
A US Senate report found that the CIA engaged in “brutal” torture of al-Qaeda suspects. Composed by the Democrats on the Senate Intelligence Committee, the 525-page summary of the report … Continue reading
‘Liberté, égalité, fraternité’: these words stem from the French Revolution, and became the slogan of contemporary France. In modern liberal democracies, the grinding conflict between liberty and equality underlies many … Continue reading