The media is a closed shop for the privileged, the press being mostly run by wealthy oligarchs who defend a status quo from which they benefit.
( Owen Jones, 23.08.2018 )
A ‘no deal’ Brexit would be an unmitigated disaster – and the fact that UK Government is even talking about it is evidence of their abject failure.
That they once had the nerve to tell us that independence threatened our place in Europe adds insult to injury. Scotland deserves better.
( Nicola Sturgeon, 23.08.2018 )
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
( Edgar Allan Poe )
It’s often said we become the average of those we spend the most time with.
Life is so very difficult.. How can we be anything but kind.
( Buddha )
We live in the most complex, sophisticated biological masterpiece on earth.
We must do everything we can to look after it.
Take care of your body, you live in it.
A free press is essential to our democracy, but much of our press isn’t very free at all.. I want media workers to be free to do their best work, not held back by billionaire owners, tech giants or the state.
( Jeremy Corbyn, 23.08.2018 )
We live in a time when ignorance is disguised as politics, propaganda is masked as news, and greed is dismissed as capitalism.
Abundance is not a number or acquisition.
It is the simple recognition of enoughness.
( Alan Cohen )
May all that have life be delivered from suffering.
( Buddha )
Health is not just what you’re eating, it is also what you are thinking and saying.
Those who are awake live in a state of constant amazement.
( Buddha )
Those who are weak, those who are afraid, will more easily accept the policies and believe the propaganda from Government.
If a man earnestly seeks a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from animal food.
( Leo Tolstoy )
The truth is very bitter.. There is no purpose for humans.. The only purpose is to propagate and consume resources.. In Nature, humans are the most useless species.. If we disappear, Nature will thrive.. The bacteria, the fly, the insects, the algae, the plants all have more important roles.
( Rohit Kale )
The Nazis used the term ‘Socialist’ to cover the fact that they were not socialists.
The clue is in the fact that they killed all the real socialists first.. Read some history.
( Penny Flynn )
The claim is not hysterical..
From health to disability benefits to prisons, it’s clear that Tory policies cost lives.
( Zoe Williams, Guardian, 13.11.2017 )
The harsh austerity plan rolled out under consecutive Conservative Governments has been linked to 120,000 deaths in Britain.
( Jack Peat, London Economic, 16.11.2017 )