If you’re wondering when the world will end, look around…

I wonder how that family they found in Holland last week, thought the world was going to end. They’d been waiting for nine years, it seems, convinced the end of days was on the way. Almost every year, someone will emerge and tell us all that Doomsday is coming. Sometimes, they’re harmless eccentrics. Sometimes, they’re … Continue reading If you’re wondering when the world will end, look around…

I only drink wine to help save the planet

Have you noticed the way people have to explain themselves before expressing an opinion these days? If they condemn the Turkish invasion of Syria they stress that they aren’t against the Turkish people per se, it’s just the actions of their current president. And if they condemn the intransigence of the DUP they emphasise that … Continue reading I only drink wine to help save the planet

Let’s take the fight against Climate Change back from the bullies and ego trippers (And here’s how we can do it.)

I about two week’s time, an unelected, unelectable bunch of attention seekers will try to prevent me, and others, reaching medical appointments. They will do so in the name of fighting global warming and climate change. I have no doubt, if I am stopped at one of their blockades in Dublin, they will let me … Continue reading Let’s take the fight against Climate Change back from the bullies and ego trippers (And here’s how we can do it.)

We need climate action – not a bunch of arrogant ego-trippers damaging the cause

We are facing a disaster on this planet. And we’re facing it because for too long, the people we have elected have chosen to ignore or, as in the case of Donald Trump, simply dismiss the idea of climate change. We need to do something. Today, thousands of schoolchildren did. They were supported by the … Continue reading We need climate action – not a bunch of arrogant ego-trippers damaging the cause