In Search of the Truth
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In Search of the Truth

When seeking the truth we always turn to science, because science is based on facts and therefore should always be right. Well, yes and no. What exactly is science? According to the Cambridge English Dictionary, science is, “(knowledge from) the careful study of the structure and behaviour of the physical world, especially by watching, measuring,…

Facebook’s role in Brexit — and the threat to democracy

Facebook’s role in Brexit — and the threat to democracy

The video below was published on 10th June 2019, but I have only just seen and watched it for the first time. It’s in the news again as the journalist, Carole Cadwalladr, will appear in court in London Friday 14th January 2022 to defend herself against an accusation of defamation brought by Arron Banks, the…

European Elections – Proportional Voting

European Elections – Proportional Voting

The European Elections are almost upon us, and I thought it worthwhile explaining the proportional voting system used to calculate the ‘winners’, as it’s so different to the system we are used to. This explanation has been put together from several explanations available on the internet. Apologies for the length, it’s a complicated system to…