I made a joke about Fox Hunt previously, but I note that Jeremy is now talking about allowing another vote on hunting in England.
Whenever you hear a politician talk about allowing another vote it is usually coded language for: I want to reverse a decision.
Killing animals for entertainment isn't a problem if it gets a few votes for Jeremy.
Just a bee buzzing in a poppy flower.
Anyone coming to #Edinburgh for the #Festival(s) in August?
Overwhelmed by the choice of events and looking for a way to narrow the selection down?
Ask the venue whether they've signed up to the #FairFringe charter to make sure that their performers and other workers are getting treated fairly:
asking for money, edinburgh folk plz boost
The Forest is a cafe and community space in #Edinburgh and it's in great need of financial assistance. It's run 100% by volunteers and is a registered charity, so any penny spent will go directly to upkeep of the space itself.
It's one of a very few number of spaces run for and by the community, please donate if you have the means to.
Israel/Palestine (a + step for once)
I can't think of a time in my adult life when peace between Israel and the Palestinians has felt so remote. People seemed to be giving up even before P45 upset what balance there was.
But some have never given up, and a coalition of groups doing grassroots person-to-person peacebuilding have just got a bill to fund much more such work introduced in the US Congress. https://mailchi.mp/k4p/partnership-fund If you're in the US, please write to your reps in support.
This is not a good report on extreme poverty and human rights in the UK by the UN.
The dog posing with Robert Burns at the Birks of Aberfeldy.
Burns wrote a poem about this place.
Using the free time to explore, by foot, bike and canoe.
My current spaceship is a Faulcon DeLacy Anaconda
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