Respect

There’s no doubt that respect plays a central role in our interactions with each other. But at the November meet up we also learned that respect affects the way in which we view ourselves. We started by identifying different ways in which the word ‘respect’ is used....

What might 2019 bring?

This is the time of the year when we look forward and ask – what might the New Year bring? It is easy to be gloomy, with headlines about chaos on the international stage and the effects of austerity affecting even our prosperous part of the UK. And CrossRail to...

The most fundamental decision: Why be moral?

The following sort of answer will not suffice ‘I am moral because being moral helps me achieve my goal (of being happy, wealthy, popular or whatever).’ The reason it will not suffice is that it assumes some pre-existing goal, which everything else is a mere means to...