Asking for directions can get you lost

Thanks to GPS we seldom get lost these days. This is a good thing. Occasionally we discover that roads are closed or no longer exist, or perhaps they exist but are not on the GPS service you are using. In short, sometimes technology fails us. But it is not the fault of technology –it is…

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Thoughts about change

It’s hard to write about political changes without talking about politics. It’s said that if you do not accept change yourself, you will be rendered irrelevant and eventually perish. Change is one of the hardest processes to swallow, both as an individual and as a society that flourishes on the idea that what exists is…

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Who should decide the future

Much of today’s world is designed around the width of two horses’ arses. Why so? Well, all of our roads and railways and everything that travels on them follows more or less the same dimensions as the original means of transport in Ancient Rome – a chariot, for which some of the first roads were…

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