Valerie Bugault: Summary Legal Review of EU Budget

Summary Legal Review of the Draft 2021-2027 EU Budget Valérie Bugault 23 December 2020 Following a careful reading of the report prepared by Catherine Dez and presented by Jean-Pierre Eudier of LNPLV, I note a number of key debatable legal elements with respect to European treaties and, more generally, political ideology and the democratic transparency …

Review: Open Your Mind Change – A Guidebook to The Great Awakening

6 Stars – Mind-Altering Book for Good of Humanity I wrote the Foreword, which you can read at the book’s original post (it is also offered free online at the author’s website but I have ordered the hard copy as a collector’s item and recommend you do as well). Martin Geddes, whom I have interviewed …

Review: Farwell’s Rules of the Nautical Road Ninth Edition by Craig H. Allen Sr. & Craig H. Allen Jr.

5 Star Top Professional Book on the Subject This is a most extraordinary book intended for professional officers and petty officers, not your average day sailor.  Until I was offered this book as a gift, my personal D Skipper collection consisted of three items: Captain’s Quick Guides Rules of the Road and Running Light Patterns …