Reflections

A selection of sometimes very personal reflections

Personal Reflections

Parliament and the People

"Parliamentary sovereignty is a principle of the UK constitution. It makes Parliament the supreme legal authority in the UK, which can create or end any law. Generally, the courts cannot overrule its legislation and no Parliament can pass laws that future Parliaments cannot change. Parliamentary sovereignty is the most important part of the UK constitution."

- www.parliament.uk

Strange that Parliament reserves the right to change its mind - quite correctly as circumstances do change from time to time.

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Reflections

Those were the days

Troubled fragments ploughed up by the years

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Land of the free
Reflections

Land of the free

President Donald Trump, Executive Order "Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorists Entry into the United States", 27 January 2017

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Family Reflections

Larry the Lobster

"Once upon a time at the bottom of the deep blue sea

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The Angel of Death
Reflections

The Angel of Death

Gazing up at the great portrait of the Victorian liberal John Bright in the Reform Club this week - the week of the Syrian war vote.

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