Society

Opinion pieces which focus on the topic of society in an attempt to analyse changes which may be occurring in some cultures, as well as differences in the mentality of people.

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Society

Can We Really Have Democracy Without Conscious Sovereignty?

There are very few countries in the world which are not entirely driven by their economy. Bhutan is one that I know of. The problem with the monetary system in place is that it breeds vanity, which in turn breeds greed. Our governments are controlled by their financial backers, thus...
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Society

London Pride 2019 and My Lesson In Partying Solo

On Saturday 6th July 2019 the global Pride movement celebrated its 50th anniversary in spectacular fashion. By the end of the night the internet was awash with photos and videos displaying vibrant colours and happy faces. While, during the day, streets around the world were full of happy people communally...
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Happy 420 from Something Decent!

Whether you enjoy consuming your glorious Mary Jane in an edible, bong or big old traditional bifta one thing is for sure: today is your day to share your preference with the rest of world. As April 20th makes its sluggish appearance on the global calendars millions of appreciators of...
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Thinking in Binary When Life is One Big Decimal Point

Whether it is a vegan telling you to stop consuming dairy or a climate change activist telling you to stop owning a car, we've all been on the blunt end of an extreme ideologist's verbal assault. And, while their intentions may be in the right place, the abrupt and demonising...
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