COVID realisations: privilege and primitiveness


Each century has its horrors. When the years have rolled on, COVID and wars of the last two decades will be seen as this century’s minor acts. History is a diabolical author (to paraphrase Alan Furst). I don’t want to think about what the main act will be. What I’ve become aware of the mountain … Continue reading COVID realisations: privilege and primitiveness

Paedophile Donald Friend’s paintings sculptures stain Geoffrey & Bevis Bawa’s work


Donald Friend was a frequent artistic collaborator with Geoffry and Bevis Bawa. Donald Friend was a serial paedophile who gloated about his rapes his diaries (see the section under "Links to sources" below). They are sickening to read. There is no ambiguity, "misunderstanding" about what he did. His evil negates the artistic value of his … Continue reading Paedophile Donald Friend’s paintings sculptures stain Geoffrey & Bevis Bawa’s work

History sabotaging Sri Lanka’s vaccine roll out


Sri Lanka’s vaccine roll out is sabotaged by the founding core purpose of the Sri Lankan state/bureaucracy: looting and killing. The fact that any vaccinating is happening is an act of defiance against the original DNA of the state bureaucracy. British Empire created a state bureaucracy to facilitate looting. The looting involved extracting resources from … Continue reading History sabotaging Sri Lanka’s vaccine roll out

REAL free education : opportunities beyond Sri Lanka


2+min read on #online #selflearning in #lka or where ever else you are. #blog post 851

Post COVID social realities – are you ready?


As with all things, this plague too will pass. You will have to adapt to new post COVID realities. Some of which mean dealing with pre COVID social realities as well. When that happens, this field tested practical guide will come in handy. It involves the slippery process talking to self-proclaimed free-thinkers. You have to … Continue reading Post COVID social realities – are you ready?