Category Archives: Education

The Best Years of your Life

So far we have had about 0.8C of warming since pre-industrial times, and this has brought us phenomenal droughts – as in the US this year – raging fires, as in Russia in 2010, torrential rain – as in the … Continue reading

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Film For Thought

I think it’s time we revived our regular film shows, and tried to show one film a month. As Julie and Rachel have been very supportive of TSL’s activities, allowing us to use the premises at The China Beach Club … Continue reading

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Armageddon outta here

There’s a lot of fuss being made about the supposed end of the world as predicted by the Mayan calendar, although according to those who know, such as John Michael Greer, whose word I trust on these things, it actually … Continue reading

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Light at the End of the Tunnel

As the end of the year approaches I have been seriously thinking – again – about dropping my involvement with TSL as I seem to have made little progress throughout the year. I’m not succeeding in getting other people fired … Continue reading

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A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall

A new school term has just got under way and once again I find myself pondering¬†about the kind of education we are passing on to our children. I’m teaching in a fairly good Band 1 secondary girls’ school, so our … Continue reading

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