Category: Brian Milne

The rise and fall of empire

Brian Milne is in charge of this potted (or potty) history of how England made enemies, nearly made friends, lost them, lost their way and now has lost it.   2019 is the year of Brexit. There is an increasingly slim chance it may not happen except that the […]

Life, death and the right to choose

We Europeans usually value one of the qualities our continent has produced is civilisation in its present and almost universal form. The exceptions are few and very far from this continent, yet for all of the ‘primitiveness’ of the way some of them live, there are traits here […]