In The Machine Stops, E.M. Forster identified industrialism as our enemy. It operates by getting everybody to consume, ever more unto death; it takes away human purpose. Continue reading
I don’t think that there has been so much demolition happening in London since the Blitz in 1940. Within 10 minutes of any trip I make now, anywhere in town, there is a new hole in the ground & a new development taking place.
The London I grew up in is becoming unrecognisable. A good example of this is the office where we work in Battersea. We have demolition happening on three sides of our office & the only reason we are not completely surrounded is because the fourth side has already been developed. (more…)
I went to look at the future city. I got inside a travel pod with half a dozen fellow travellers, with one of these sat nav screens in front. Continue reading
Please always check Fact and Opinion because it’s back-up for my Playing Cards. The hearts in the Playing Cards are all about culture; if we had culture instead of consumption we would not be in this mess. Continue reading
Pamela Anderson gave a live interview on Good Morning Britain today (April 17). Continue reading
People often expose who they are by attributing their own faults to others. The MP who called Julian a worm is himself a coward. Continue reading