“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.” – Evelyn Beatrice Hall

Hi there, from time-to-time I am going to blog about topics that interest me. These will be about a variety of subjects. I hope you enjoy what I come up with.


Youthful exuberance, the new Arsenal

A tribute to the Russian draft dodgers

The gift of genius: Roger Federer – so ends an unforgettable era

Who gets to define hate speech?

Always leave Clementine, loving is leaving

Do we understand misogyny?

“You can call me Nancy,” but I’m not, I’m really not

Structural inequality or a culture of excuse making – are we a malfunctioning society?

A song called White Devil

Afghanistan – history repeats, over and over again

Digital Sea

Hania Rani


A giant amongst men

Guppy – come back stronger

RA vs Folau – a ground breaking media circus gone mad

The ethics of praying for rain – a Black Caps fan’s dilemma

Talk to your Uber driver you will learn something useful

Handmaiden’s Tale, Season 3 – June about to go Rambo?

Zero sympathy for racism