A guest on the BBC”s Weekend program

For once, I had to get up early this morning for BBC World Service’s Weekend program. It’s a two hour long news and current affair program from 6.30 to 8.30 am. It always has two guests, who comment on the events in the past week. I am one of the guests. And the other one… Continue reading A guest on the BBC”s Weekend program

my oped on animal cruelty in China

My latest piece about animal cruelty in China, calling for animal protection law. A word of warning, you may find some parts – the horrific killing of a pregnant cat and my blowing up toads for fun as a child – disturbing. My younger daughter Kirsty who edited the piece before publication urged me not… Continue reading my oped on animal cruelty in China