America on the war path 2019

18 June 2019 America is continuing on its happy way increasing tension in the world and provoking wars. It does this because it is goaded...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Germany does remember and feel shame for what they did to the Jews in the Second World War. This is a picture of the huge Holocaust...

Biggest anti-war demonstration ever

We Are Many, A film about this historic day. Film Review by David Roberts We Are Many, Director Amir Amirani, 2015, 104 minutes Friday 11...

Coping with the powerful

Human life is very short so I fail to see why so many millions have to live in misery, desperate poverty, and fear because a few thousand...

It's not really for defence

If the UK "Defence Budget" were an advertisement for a product then its title might well be considered illegal as a "false trade...

Any lessons from the First World War??

(Southwark Cathedral Talk 3 November 2018, given by David Roberts. Original title and notes  at end of this post. A slightly enhanced...