Archive for June, 2016

John Gower

« 25 June 2016 | 8:01 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

There are three things of such a sort that they produce merciless destruction when they get the upper hand one is a flood of water, another is a raging fire and the third is the lesser people, the common multitude; for they will not be stopped by either reason or by discipline.



Brendan O’Neill

« 24 June 2016 | 18:24 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

This is democracy in action, in all its messy, beautiful, order-upsetting glory. Behold the steadfastness of ordinary people, their willingness to act on their conviction even in the face of the threats and barbs of people with power. We hear a lot these days about how gullible the public is, how malleable are our putty-like […]