Monthly Archives: January 2015

Aktion T4

It’s been disappointing in the coverage of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz to hear no account of Aktion t4, the Nazi euthanasia programme for the disabled. Then I remembered it’s ok for 90% of Pregnancies with Down’s … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace Ronnie.

Ronald Maxwell Hogg 30 March 1930-22 January 2015 Ronnie was my step-father, my mum’s faithful companion for nearly 30 years. He passed away suddenly a couple of hours ago. He’d had a difficult few years so it was a release … Continue reading

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Je suis Page 3?

I read a comment comparing banning Page 3 with the Charlie Hebdo situation. The Page 3 issue is not so much about freedom of speech, rather as a symbol of the sexual objectification of people in the public sphere. Is … Continue reading

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