Category: Human issues

ethical issues and human interest stories

Towards the bizarre and the macabre

This from downunder: Children as young as five are being taken to “life coaches” by concerned parents pushing their youngsters to get their little lives on track. Schoolchildren are being booked in by their parents to help them get friends,…

Cows at Ten

I really don’t understand what the woman is going on about below. Cows are lovely creatures, as I’m sure many would agree. I once taught at a rural school where they were forever coming in the door and going for…

Is Dan Hannan with us or agin us?

Here he is on September 29th, 2008: Replacing EU membership with a Swiss-style bilateral free trade accord … Here he is on November 29th, 2009: I’d abolish the Common Agricultural Policy, thereby giving a greater boost to Europe’s economies than…