Tag: human dignity

Telling Passages…

The ‘Guardian’ has a big article on the work of the YOI; it’s pretty much as you’d expect, and quite a long article, but several bits stand out. First, there’s the assumption that these youths are – and are entitled…

Enjoy The Environment, Damn It! Or Else!

One in seven children in London has not visited a green space in the last year, a shocking new report claims. Oh noes! Disaster! The Sowing The Seeds report, commissioned by the London Sustainable Development Commission, which advises the Mayor…

I Must Get My Eyes Tested…

…because only two of the children in this story photo (the two on the left) look even remotely ‘obese’: ‘They picked on us because of our size to start with and they just haven’t let go, despite the fact we’ve…

Responsibility abolished

Prompted by the Tottenham destruction and the Quiet Man’s timely post… There are no human rights.  There are only human responsibilities. The notion of ‘human rights’ is a fallacious confection of philosophical concepts which by virtue of their subtle complexity are…