Fiona Hine

Fiona Hine, a determined, brave and committed campaigner, is representing herself in court from December 6th, charged with breaking coronavirus regulations over a year ago. She is using legal constitutional arguments and citing articles 10 and 11 of th…

Passing Observations 75

This is a long standing series of small items which have caught my eye or mind and which seem relevant, startling, amusing or all three. Occasionally, items which appear here may return as a longer piece. Mostly they will not.

’As nightfall does not c…

Starve a Fever

Patients who have high temperatures as a result of internal infections usually lose their appetites. And according to Dr George Mann of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, there is good reason for this. Dr Mann argues that when someone with …