Category Archives: Academic

We Do Not Deserve a Free Press

Yesterday while I was having lunch at my desk I was flicking through the websites for the BBC and The Telegraph. On The Telegraph website I had a warning come up saying that I had reached my limit of free … Continue reading

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Britain’s Military Strength

In the current EU Referendum debate the issue of Britain’s military strength has only been referred to in broad generalisations along the lines of ‘Britain has the fourth largest defence budget in the world’. Contained in the metrics used   GlobalFirepower showing … Continue reading

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Honeybees at an oceanography centre

Yesterday, 21st May 2016, we made a visit to the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) in Southampton where there was an open day for members of the public to see what the institute does but more of that another day. While … Continue reading

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Bullets Bombs and Ballot Boxes

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Literary Canons

  In the current module of my Opem University course our lecturer set us a forum question: I was wondering what/ who you think all children should have read by the time they leave school.  In the course book, you … Continue reading

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From Aristotle to Kennedy to Obama to horse feed

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