Tag: political

  • There is no ‘We the people’

    There is no ‘We the people’

    There is a time between waking and rising. I find that time to be particularly full of insights and reflections. Today – I have been pondering this ‘we, the people’ concept that is often used to justify election outcomes. Democracy has become a popularity contest. I say ‘has become’ because I assume it wasn’t meant […]

  • Today is #BobMarley's birthday, what is the music of your revolution?

    Today is #BobMarley's birthday, what is the music of your revolution?

    Today is Bob Marley‘s 70th birthday. It got me thinking about music and revolution. I have a favour to ask you, but first… We are all Children of Revolution I grew up in Nigeria in the 70s and 80s. This was the best of times and it was the worst of times. There was a […]