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Thinking Your Way Through a Labyrinth of Contemporary Issues

Book review – Solitude.

    Whilst considering some important books to read that will change the way you see the world, what factored in was that the books didn’t necessarily have to be … Continue reading

January 17, 2016 · 7 Comments

We the People Should be Afraid of Trumpism Becoming the State Ideology in America, But We Have the Power to Keep It From Happening

  I am afraid of Donald Trump becoming President of the United States. Are you? If you are, you still have the power to keep it from happening . . … Continue reading

December 15, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Drums of War

There has been much said in the past few weeks since Paris, there has been much said and now there is much being done. Or about to be done. The … Continue reading

December 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Part-time work in the UK and why Job seekers allowance doesnt work.

    Part -time work in the UK. The 2008 economic crash is supposedly over, yet what has that meant for the transformation of business’s approaches to employment. Well we already … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · 2 Comments

The metaphorical Affluenza virus and the X Factor.

The Affluenza virus is a term coined by author and Psychologist Oliver James. The symptoms of the metaphorical virus are; placing a high value on possessions, appearances (physical and social), fame … Continue reading

October 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

A New Way?

I learnt something new from the campaign of Jeremy Corbyn. I’m a sore loser and I find it hard to accept I’m wrong. I’m stubborn and quite an idiot sometimes. … Continue reading

September 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Britain: Inequality, Status Anxiety and our Hesitant Reaction to the Refugee crisis

“it is then understandable for people at the lower end of society (financially) to feel concern towards an influx of refugees”

September 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Children

I’m sat here listening to a piece by the late John Tavener, it’s called Funeral Canticle and it is a masterful piece on it’s own, just off its technical merits. … Continue reading

September 2, 2015 · 2 Comments

Jermey Corbyn’s ascent would keep many of us interested in politics – Opinion column.

Stretch your mind back to May the 7th. Do you remember watching the TV debate on the general election and it briefly looking promising – assuming you are a Labour supporter or for that matter … Continue reading

August 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Abe Statement: The False Promise of The Key Words.

Why Japan’s apology has never been enough? Despite Japan’s effort to come to terms with its past, the apologies Japan offered seems unlikely to make its neighbours reconcile with their past bad-blood. … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · Leave a comment
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