Has the Word ‘Proud’ Lost All Meaning?

The mutilation of meaning by those looking to align themselves with the progressive zeitgeist continues apace, argues Nick Simpson. A quick google of the definition of the word ‘proud’ gives you: Feeling deep pleasure or satisfaction as a result of one’s own achievements, qualities, or possessions or those of someone with whom one is closelyContinue reading “Has the Word ‘Proud’ Lost All Meaning?”

Caught in the Middle of the Culture Wars- The British Empire

The British Empire lasted for nearly half a century and covered nearly half of the globe. It was a major political force and trading power and, among many other things both good and bad, it helped establish the English language as the predominant global means of communication. I suppose I should be thankful; after all,Continue reading “Caught in the Middle of the Culture Wars- The British Empire”