Entries by Hugh Salmon from 07/2012

Do We Face the Apocalypse: Or are We in It?

| Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Politics

Nearly a million British soldiers were killed in the First World War. Is this what they died for?

When You Don't Know What You Don't Know

| Posted 07.16.2012 | Huffington Post

So what did Sir Nicholas Hytner mean by 'the ones who make it are the ones who know how little they know'? As so often, flip the argument and you find the answer. Clearly, Hytner was saying that the actors who think they know it all (when they don't) will not succeed - whereas actors who are willing to learn, will.

When a Human Right is a Human Wrong

| Posted 07.24.2012 | UK Politics

Sitting, lounging, reading books - as I am now - by a swimming pool overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, it is natural to absorb more sunshine than news. But the full horror of the Denver Dark Knight killings has penetrated this tranquil state and destroyed the lives of hundreds of innocent people oceans away from here.