All generalisations are wrong
“All generalisations are wrong.” This is the startling opening statement of Cecile Simpleton the United Nations director who is in the process of launching a UN program to eliminat[...]
Concert laser lights
The protest movement “Occupy Stage and Field” have ramped up their protests in recent weeks targeting major events and organisations with a series of guerilla protests.[...]
T-Shirt for Mediocrity Movement
It is the social movement that seems unstoppable to the frustration of governments and corporations around the world. The internet and various forms of social media are playing a c[...]
Sign saying
Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the small Baltic country of Mithonia has looked to Scandinavia as the model for building its post-communist society. But now taking a step f[...]
FDR as a child in gender neutral clothes
Two recent examples give us all pause for thought about how to raise our children in respect to their gender. Andrej Pejic, the male runway model, famed for being equally at ease m[...]
Happy Australia 2
We all want to be happy. If we can truthfully say we are happy, then what else matters? Helpfully, the National Australia Bank produces a quarterly report on the wellbeing of Austr[...]
Confident people
Scientists have made the surprise discovery of a hormone that dramatically increases a person’s self-assurance without having any material side effect on health or other behavioura[...]
Fresh from Syria, Kiev and the Middle East, John Kerry has announced his most ambitious peace effort yet. “One of the most intractable conflicts in the history of the world is the [...]
Better than gender sign
For years sociologists have been using the binary ‘male’ and ‘female’ designations to study the human population, endlessly analysing behaviors between these two groups. Now in an [...]
Happy People
What can we learn from the recent controversial Facebook experiment where researchers manipulated people’s newsfeed without their knowledge by increasing the number of either posit[...]