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Pragmatism vs. Idealism

A happy new year to everyone!! I’ve had some time off over the holidays, which I’ve spent with my family and friends.  This is time well spent and I don’t regret a minute of it.  However, the world doesn’t stop … Continue reading

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Tuition Fees

UK Government proposals to raise the maximum fee that Universities can charge for a year’s tuition to 9k pounds in England were narrowly passed this week.  The policy itself is fairly complicated and the detail around the loan agreements themselves … Continue reading

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Has Rev. Spooner struck again?

It was always going to be a risk selecting somebody with the surname Hunt for the Cabinet. We can all be thankful that his given name isn’t Michael. This morning James Naughtie lived up to his name and mispronounced Culture … Continue reading

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Wikileaks

So people in Government are angry, because a website has published lots of information about their dark methods that we already pretty much held to be true anyway? I’m waiting for the “bears pooping in the woods” memo to emerge. … Continue reading

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