Monthly Archives: December 2016

After truth is gone, what remains?

According to Oxford Dictionaries, we may be living in a post-truth era, something  which has been provoked by Brexit and the US  Election. One might be tempted to correct that these events magnified its use, rather than post-truth leading to … Continue reading

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When you get offended, “nothing happens”

I wish to discuss an important issue, perhaps the most fundamental issue, as noted by sociologist Frank Furedi: freedom of speech. In an entertaining stand-up routine, Steve Hughes recognises the simple but profound truth: when you are offended, nothing happens. … Continue reading

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