We think of art as something esoteric. Something mysterious. Not connected to ordinary matter. But it’s not true. Beautiful music is made from ordinary materials. The leap from the ordinary to the extraordinary is all in application. It’s about how the ordinary is taken and meticulously and lovingly transformed with…

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We need to learn to think.  Urgently.  Not just as individuals but also as governments and international organisations.  We need to learn to see both our immediate reality while still keeping an eye on where we want to be in the future. The recent talks in Istanbul between Iran and…

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