Category: Big Society

The Big Choice ahead of us – demagoguery vs democracy

Sometimes, I really do hate politics.  Its belligerent language, its aggressive approach to cross-party engagement, its win-or-lose-everything way of conceptualising society’s outcomes. On other occasions I love it.  Despite all the above, there are people and organisations out there still…

Competition in charitable works

I’ve just been followed by a Rotary Club Twitter feed.  One of our dearest friends does, I believe, good works on occasions for the Rotary Club where I live.  I am minded to conclude that such activities are good for…