Browsing All posts tagged under »big society«

Go out into the snow now and don’t come back….

December 8, 2011


Having watched the final in David Attenborough’s Frozen Planet series I feel like wandering into a frozen wilderness, lying down and going into a warm, everlasting sleep.  Attenborough presents a vivid narrative about the diminishing of our polar regions through climate change.  The calving of the Antarctic ice sheets, the speeding of the Greenland glaciers […]

Finding commonality for the public good

November 20, 2011


The Occupy Movement continues to surprise.  Today in London, the Occupiers carry on evolving their concept of the Bank of Ideas.  The building is to be a place open to all those communities who have lost their community centres and other spaces under austerity measures.  This is a magnificent idea.  Why not?   A vacant […]