May 262016
 
Robots and Fuel Strikes - What Are People Supposed to Do?

Last updated on August 30th, 2019 The Role of Work – What Is It? The role of work is at the heart of many societal norms, take the so-called “protestant work ethic”. The current strikes in France, inspired by the fuel tanker driver strike, will have many of a “work ethic” mindset secretly envious but […]

Apr 122014
 
Life is fleeting so first of all learn about death

Nichiren – The Importance of the Moment of Death With it’s dramatically sombre title, “The Importance of the Moment of Death“, Nichiren tells us exactly what’s on his mind. The text of the letter shows that it was sent to an unknown person to read to the lay nun Myōhō.  Presumably she was unable to […]

Assange Given Ecuadorian Asylum

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Aug 162012
 
Assange Given Ecuadorian Asylum

Last updated on November 22nd, 2015 Assange Given Ecuadorian Asylum – but what next? This is the full text released by Ecuador for their reasons for Assange’s successful application.  See original text at the end. But What is to Happen Now? For now, Assange will have to stay in the Embassy.  Ecuador has asked for […]

May 162012
 
Panasonic DMC-TZ30EB-R:  Is this not a work of art?

Last updated on November 20th, 2015 Panasonic DMC-TZ30 Compact Camera I’m afraid my old TZ7 (which replaced my earlier TZ5 due to my clumsiness) has now had to be replaced with the new TZ30. The reason?  At some unknown moment, my usual dollard-ish clumsiness put a scratch on the lens…..  the whole recent trip to […]

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