Tag: respect

The Tyranny Of The Majority?

Residents have accused the city council of “insensitivity” – by allowing dogs or cats to be kept in their supported block of flats. Errr…. Usually, it’s seen as ‘insensitive’ not to allow them to keep a pet, isn’t it? Gilton…

A Country Of Emotional Incontinents..?

The ‘Guardian’ gets philosophical: If your train journey proves a little trying beware letting go of your emotions lest the live-tweeter in seat 34A reveals your misery to millions.This is what, in effect, happened to a couple who were having…

School Rules Again…

Teachers at Quest Academy, in Selsdon, are seizing jackets if students are seen wearing or carrying them indoors. Pupils say it is “unbelievable” to introduce the rule at a time of year when many walk home in freezing weather. Eh..?…

What is my name?

One’s name is coterminous with one’s identity. To have it used carelessly shows lack of respect for one’s humanity. To decide how another shall be addressed is to take power over him. The accused in the dock is addressed as the…