|RIP Bogi Birdie|
Recent Events....A few days ago, an atrocious attack happened in my home town, and I wanted to write this, basically to vent a little. First and foremost however, RIP Drummer Rigby, brutally taken from this world, by individuals, not a race or religion.Recent Events.... by Pink-Thistle
The thing is, I love my home, and it is not the fact that I am British, or English, that makes it my home, it is the diversity, and the wealth of cultures that we have, particularly in London, that makes our country great. I do not feel that it is necessary to identify myself as White British, I am an individual, made up of a million different things, enriched by the colourful and dynamic city that I live in.
I grew up in East London, and lived through the eras of IRA bombings, the Soho bombings against the gay community, the 7/7 bombings and many other senseless acts around the world that occur every single day. But that is what they are SENSELESS. Like Damien Hirst's sculpture of a shark in formaldehyde, 'The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Min