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Freedom in Pictures – Evocative Images Series

Pictures are extremely powerful, a single photograph or painting can evoke a whole gamut of emotions and feelings. Happiness, sadness, anger, serenity, contempt, sympathy, ecstasy, despair, excitement and yes even boredom are just a few examples. Images also can inspire, invoking a wish to travel, to build, to create or even to start a family. This can make reviewing past …

‘Tempting’ Eyes of Saudi women – A Culture of Discrimination?

Thanks to a highly respected source posting on social media site Twitter, a shocking story of discrimination against women in Saudi Arabia has surfaced. There is a possibility they may require to cover their eyes in future, and this seems worthy of  comment. Apparently Saudi women with ‘attractive’ eyes may in future be required to cover them up; the reason …

Post Paris – Travel in the fight against Terror

Sickening attack I had just booked into a chalet near Millau in the Aveyron region of the Midi-Pyrénées in the South of France and was feeling pretty good. Switching on the television the first sickening reports of the bomb blast and shooting in Norway were being broadcast. I sat on the bed and watched in horrified silence as the whole …