Can vertical farms solve world hunger? Or hunger in your house?
Mark Allan Bovair is an accountant who provides back-to-basics financial advice. Here’s his take.
“Hey, teacher, leave those kids alone” — Pink Floyd The Just William stories, (Richmal Crompton, 1922), see our eponymous hero, William (age 11), roving his village without a care in the world, accompanied by other packs of children doing the same thing, with hardly an adult in sight. Perhaps more alarming still to the modern […]
“There are no cats in America, and the streets are paved with cheese.” — Feival, An American Tail. “I believe we can keep the promise of our founders, the idea that if you’re willing to work hard, it doesn’t matter who you are or where you come from or what you look like or where […]
“Now that close to half of young people move on to higher education, a degree per se is ceasing to be an effective signal in the labour market,” Lord Kenneth Baker, Chairman of the British educational charity the Edge Foundation. The Problem There’s a gap between the education we give our children, and the capabilities […]
Are you dreams actually possible? They may be a lot more achievable than you think.
What do we mean when we say the West is dying and how does that impact you?
Why there will always be a clash between faith and reason.
Interfaith attempts to mediate civil discourse when fundamental values clash.
Toke for Tolerance is an interfaith festival which brings together participants of different faiths using cannabis to build a space of radical honesty. As part of that we will read and discuss selected sacred and secular texts. The goal is twofold. First to build an understanding of the way other communities see political issues and the […]