Sunday, 10 August 2008
By way of an example, I recently saw a club poster promoting something they called a “70s night”, where people were encouraged to come dressed up in long collared shirts, bell bottom trousers and platform shoes, the music was to be Abba, the Bee Gees and the Jackson Five!
If Disco and ‘Saturday Night Fever’ did not define or represent the decade, then what did?
That is the question that I will try to answer. Read the rest of this entry »
Monday, 19 February 2007
RACISM, segregation, apartheid, exclusivity, equal opportunity, élite… these words (and many others) strike fear into the hearts of modern folk. Why? Read the rest of this entry »
Friday, 22 December 2006
IS IT CHRISTMAS trees, gifts, snow, decorations, Santa Claus, Reindeer…
Or, three magicians on camels (with gold, frankincense and myrrh) follow a star to a stable where a virgin gives birth leaning against a column amidst straw and animals.
- Is Christmas too commercial? Has it lost its meaning? What is the real meaning of Christmas? Has it any value — and has it any value for non-Christians?
These are good and important questions — and they need answered once and for all!