Justice

What is justice? It’s a hard concept to pin down and even harder to put into effect. But most definitely worth pursuing. When we live without justice we also live without – Peace Hope Happiness Well-being Progress There really isn’t an easy formula for justice, even within our legal systems.…

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American Psycho?

In his book, The Protest Psychosis, psychiatrist Jonathan Metzl examines the incidence and diagnosis of schizophrenia in the United States. Up until the 1950s most patients diagnosed with schizophrenia were women who were unwilling, or unable, to look after homes and families or were seen as an embarrassment to their husbands.…

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All Change…

On the 6th of December, 1992 racial riots broke out between Hindus and Muslims in the city of Ayodhya, in India. More than 2,000 people died in the violence that followed. Forty kilometres away in the city of Lucknow, hundreds of school children – the students of the City Montessori School…

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Kindness

In any environment the atmosphere will moderate the growth.  Kindness allows all the conditions essential for human growth and development to exist. Kindness is often misrepresented as a fuzzy, soppy state, devoid of rationality and reserved for children and animals who don’t know any better. This couldn’t be further from…

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