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UK turns blind eye to dirty Russian money, say MPs - Commentary

An interesting article on the BBC website – link below. In my opinion the fear is NOT only about Russian money that impacts on our security but more broadly all national & foreign money in the UK that does nothing but undermine our Democracy. 263 more words


CALL for artists

not sure of the deadline

Looking for big size works/ paintings & sculptures for upcoming display & promotion opportunities in London.
No application fees.

For applications and info:tiziana@maggio.co.uk


Britain After Monarchy

Sometime ago, there’s a historian who said that the British monarchy will eventually cease to exist though similar things can be said of other European countries where there’s still constitutional royalty around. 175 more words

European disunion

Jeremy Shapiro, who is Research Director at the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) has written an interesting article in Foreign Affairs that explains why Europe huffs and puffs when an American President ignores or even tramples on Europe’s strategic concerns but, time and time and time again, does nothing. 914 more words

Foreign Policy

Privacy & GDPR Compliance

I have borrowed Marje’s wonderful words to convey the information about GDPR on my blog, as I haven’t a clue otherwise! The wording and compliance has been set as a page on my menu at t… 21 more words


Palace of pain: Netley, the hospital built for an empire of soldiers | Art and design | The Guardian

A hospital orderly, wearing what resembles a butcher’s apron, poses with an equally ominous-looking trolley. Ward maids, country-looking girls, pose in utilitarian overalls designed for dirty work, rather than the pristine starch of nurses’ uniforms. 79 more words

20th Century