Daily Archives: Mar 22, 2023
As is clear from his writing on the poverty and exploitation then endemic in rural England, Blythe was a man of the left and a pacifist.
There are laws: don’t put your dung outside the door. Cattle shall not be eviscerated beside the river. Hides not to be salted in the city.
The La France Insoumise movement won a creditable third place in this year’s presidential election. But with a scandal involving a possible future leader, it seems to have hit the skids.
Open-mindedness and compassion might usefully be applied to thinking around the killings of thirteen Protestant civilians in West Cork in April 1922.