Greece sailing

I’m just off with my companion Liz to sail on our 34′ Sadler Yacht in the Ionian in N.W. Greece for two months. Greatly inspired by a 14-year-old girl from Devon who has just circumnavigated...

demand the impossible

A poem by performance poet Emma Ireland from Derby, East Midlands, England, inspired by my book ‘Demanding the Impossible: A History of Anarchism’. She says she has never been the same after reading it. ‘demand the impossiblethe stupendous, the...

Sailing in the Ionian, north west Greece

I have just returned from sailing my newish Sadler 34 yacht with my partner Liz in the Ionian. We dodged a ‘Medicane’, a hurricane in the Mediterranean, which is a new phenomenon and a sign of climate change. The winds, up to 12 Beaufort, were particularly...
A SEA ETHIC

A SEA ETHIC

The sea makes up about 70% of the Earth’s crust. This planet from space is blue rather than green or brown. The sea has larger biodiversity than a rain forest. Yet human beings are destroying it. It is being destroyed by our industrial activity which increases the...

Documentary video now uploaded

I have just been told by a ‘rebel girl’ that a video of a long interview, mainly on anarchism,I did sometime ago in a field in early spring of my old house in west Devon has been uploaded on the following site:...