Monthly Archives: February 2014

Immigration and empathy 1

How many of you out there have dreamed of moving overseas in order to either benefit from the better weather, job availability, lower cost of living, better work-life balance etc? Plenty of you, I’m sure. The pursuit of a better quality of life is a natural one, and as the world gets smaller, due to […]

Floods & foreign aid 3

I’m normally quite quiet about my opinions, but the more I see of the world, particularly the developing world, the harder I’m finding it to keep quiet about the amount of misinformation I see in the media about certain topics. So, taking a leaf out of Bill Gates’ book (specifically, his ‘Stop the myth’ campaign), […]