Tag Archives: politics
Posted on January 11, 2017 by Toothpicker
'Hope' sculpture in New York City was created by American artist Robert Indiana in 2009
It's a pessimistic title, but after a roller-coaster 2016, is there anything to look forward to in 2017?
I consider myself a positive person and I have always been able to bounce back up after crises and difficult periods [...]
Posted on June 30, 2016 by Toothpicker
In my youth, I was not into politics and I was never an activist of any sort. As I grow older, I started to care more about the world I live in, perhaps it's partly due to the fact that we live in a more turbulent world.
The term 'Utopia' was created by [...]
Posted on June 24, 2016 by Toothpicker
My response to today's referendum results
I am sure that 48% of the British who voted to remain in the EU are feeling the same way as I do now – shocked, sad, disappointed, disillusioned, confused, anxious, pessimistic, and very angry. And we have every right to be angry with what has happened [...]
Posted on September 29, 2014 by Toothpicker
Hong Kong's future is depicted in the photo above... foggy & unclear
Originally I was going to publish further posts on the London design festival, but what has been happening in Hong Kong has prompted me to write about the city where I consider as my second home.
I was shocked and saddened by [...]