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“You can force it, drug it and exhaust it…

pick the fruit of the rape of the land” Which is from a TV Smith song called “Free World”, from the amazing album “March of the Giants” We [have] seen facilitators/trainers who let the order of their manual, or the … Continue reading

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A river runs through us…

David Brooks has got a worth-reading article in the New Yorker called Social Animal. Sure, it’s got his annoying tics (he’s trying to coin yet another catchphrase to go along with bobos and exurbs, and it throws in ‘evidence’ that … Continue reading

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Adventures in the Liminal Zone – why do newbies not come back?

Went to a really really good meeting tonight (not perfect, but really good!), and in t’pub afterwards started quizzing people why they think ‘newbies’, who come to one or maybe two meetings, are then never seen again (almost all of … Continue reading

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Learning from Las Vagueness

Have been reading and absorbing “The Evolving Self: Psychology for the Third Millennium” Here’s a couple of quotes- Evolution has apparently provided us with an efficient mechanism to make us do what is good for us- the experience of pleasure. … Continue reading

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Go with the Flow

I often think of states not just as having a monopoly on the legitimate use of violence, but also as being obsessed with regulating/encouraging free flows (e.g mercantilism to neoliberalism) of capital. Of course, they’re less keen on the free … Continue reading

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