Socrates on beauty

And the true order of going, or being led by another, to the things of love, is to begin from the beauties of earth and mount upwards for the sake of that other beauty, using these as steps only,...

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Independent countries that are doing well.

When you look at independent countries who are doing well even though they are not members of big trading blocs you find in every case that there is a good reason.  South Korea has a highly educated workforce and...

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Can we arrest the wild life catastrophe? Yes we can

Can we arrest the wild life catastrophe?  Yes we can   In Britain we are facing a wild life catastrophe.  A recent State of Nature report described the UK as “one of the most nature-depleted countries in the world”.  One in...

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The Man Within the Breast

It is often the case that the disciples of a great master not only falsify his teachings but in his name practise the very opposite of what he taught.  The outstanding example of course is Jesus Christ, but another...

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Darwin and Genesis

I have two intertwining tragedies in my mind.   One is Darwin’s misinterpretation of his own great discovery.   His realization that all life emanates from a single source would better have led him to stress the brotherhood and unfolding glory...

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