London Fashion Week: A Model Way Of Life?

So LFW “SS14” (what they would like you to wear in Spring & Summer next year) draws to its conclusion. The five-day event opened at the British Fashion Council (BFC) Courtyard Show Space in Somerset House on Friday 13th September with a show by Turkish designer Bora Aksu – whose collection (enthused the London Evening […]

Filed under: Society | Posted on September 17th, 2013 by Colin D Gordon | No Comments »

The Oil Industry & Corruption In Venezuela: A Mutual Blame Game:

 GUSTAVO CORONEL GIVES THE OPPOSITION POINT OF VIEW IN A TALK AT CANNING HOUSE:  In which Latin American country is business malpractice & fraud most prevalent? Haiti? Honduras. Nicaragua? No. According to the most recent “Corruption Perceptions Index” published by “Transparency International”  (quoted during August in “The Economist Magazine” and Spain’s “El Pais”) that status […]

Filed under: Politics | Posted on September 17th, 2013 by Colin D Gordon | No Comments »

“Not This Time”: A Vote That Could Change A Nation:

“The British aren’t coming!”. That was the headline on the front page of the New York Daily News on Friday 30th August. The previous evening, the UK Parliament had voted by 285 – 272 against intervening in the Syrian conflict. If President Obama decided to attack the Assad regime as retribution for its alleged use […]

Filed under: Politics | Posted on September 2nd, 2013 by Colin D Gordon | No Comments »

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