The Age of Stupid

Predictions and observations we are already experiencing in a film by Franny Armstrong and Spanner Films, made in 2009.  …


The Price of Certainty

It’s alarming to see how polarized politics have become in the United States. The wider the gulf grows, the more…


Poor Kids Tell

Poor Kids (Documentary) – Real Stories * 3.5 million children are growing up in poverty in the UK. It’s one of the worst rates in the industrialised world and successive…Continue Reading →

Good Deeds Day 2017

GOOD DEEDS DAY? 93 countries worldwide have taken part in Good Deeds Day. Here’s the story and mission of the…


 Education for Change

In this talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson lays out the link between 3 troubling trends: rising drop-out rates,…


The History of Money

• The Ten Minute History of Money Free learning from The Open University For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel… Published on YouTube Dec 1, 2015 Reading →

We are One

• Young Irish Muslims talk about growing up in Ireland, Islamophobia and choosing to wear the hijab Read more:


The Original Christians

A fresco inside the catacomb of Priscilla in Rome, November 2013. The catacomb was used for Christian burials from the…


The Great Dictator

Sparky feels impelled to reshare this movie speech from Charlie Chaplin – one of the most stirring ‘calls to action’ that relates directly to our current condition. Brilliant, timeless and…Continue Reading →

Not too Positive

Photo by Eve Arnold / Magnum Source: Thinking positive is a surprisingly risky manoeuvre | Aeon Essays • Do you…


Children and Gender

  KIDS TALK GENDER – SOURCE: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Nine-year-olds: They’re smack in the middle of childhood but old enough to…