An Englishman of forty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), films and trivia. Secretary of Aberavon and Neath Liberal Democrats. Candidate for Neath in the Westminster elections of 1997 & 2017 and the Welsh general election of 2016.
Friday, 4 September 2015
Dr Albert Schweitzer
Today is the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Albert Schweitzer. Extremely famous in his own day, his reputation as a humanitarian has slipped since, as his paternalistic attitudes have slipped from favour.