Posts Tagged ‘social’

Awards Baloney

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

We are in that self-congratulatory quarter of the year when the film and entertainment industry goes into overdrive. A time when award winners, particularly in Hollywood, have to “speak out” to protect others’ lives. When those watching know it is all an affectation to satisfy their own ego, career and global viewpoint, nothing more. Move on.

Conspiracy Theorists

Monday, October 8th, 2018

For some people, there is a conspiracy theory behind everything today (Kavanaugh, Trump, the crooked jockey). The Oxford English Dictionary defines a conspiracy theory, as “A belief that some covert but influential organization is responsible for an unexplained event.” Have you ever heard any hard evidence or observed behaviour supporting 99% of these theories? If, like me, you see it as a “cop out” by the uneducated not wishing to invest time educating themselves, we do an injustice if we don’t simply walk away.


Interview with Me: Financial Times

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

The Financial Times Wealth Correspondent, Hugo Greenhalgh, sat down with James to discuss the impact of wealth creation, investment and the stark changes occurring in parts of London’s fabric since he first arrived in 1986.

Dickens’ “Greatest Thoroughfare in London” Subsumed By Coffee Chains