Eyeless in Gaza

Looking the other way. The Palestine/Israel locked in conflict.

Pauline Tinsley, 1928-May10,2021.British Soprano of peerless performances.

A compelling dramatic presence and a clear voice.

Liz Cheney: Drawing the red line.

Hounded out of office, ineligible for Foxe Book of Martyrs.

adVance positions.

Sophie Gregoire offers a yoga class to MP’s stressed out about military scandals.

The 6th of May: Our retreat from progress.

South Carolina lawmakers to allow execution by firing squad.

Anthony Payne,1936-30 April 2021.Composer, Music Critic, Musicologist.

Acclaimed for his reconstruction of Elgar’s 3rd Symphony.

Comedian Adrian Edmondson traps himself on window ledge, gets rescued by fire brigade.

‘ A window cleaner you would be/ If you see what I can see/When I’m cleaning’ windows.’

“Actually Muriel, I don’t care for Dvorak, his father was a butcher.”

The Scandinavian Cello School play for cows who apparently like classical music ( except for Dvorak).

Christa Ludwig, 1928-24 April,2021.

One of the most outstanding and distinguished singers of her generation.

No Ppeeking….

The private word gets the public outcry. UK government accused of sleaze.