Category: words

"The Power of Words"

A good friend of mine sent me a link to a YouTube video yesterday.  It reminded me of John Berger’s lovely little book “Ways of Seeing”.  There is on one page, right at the bottom, a picture of a painting…

The power of words

The Twitter Joke Trial indicates how powerful words still are in a society long – and heavily – influenced by the image.  Another story this morning confirms much the same: A British member of the European parliament was thrown out…