Monthly Archives: March 2016


“The purpose of terrorism lies not just in the violent act itself. It is producing terror. It sets out to inflame, to divide, to produce consequences which they then use to justify further terror.” The words of Tony Blair which, … Continue reading

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“Life is so constructed, that the event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.” The words of Charlotte Bronte, the centenary of whose birth occurs next month, and which, if true, may well result in a disappointment for Poland’s … Continue reading

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100 Days

“It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.” So thought Leonardo da Vinci and, as the dust settles on the … Continue reading

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