Monthly Archives: September 2009

The Return of Subversive Thinking

It was midway through those long years of teaching English to late adolescents back in the seventies when it became quite clear – there are two ways of thinking about education that can never coexist. Either education opens you up … Continue reading

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Seriously Wrong Success

If you’re bit to the left you do get used to being told you’re profoundly unserious. Most people are kind enough not to call you stupid to your face, they just say you’re idealistic and hopelessly naïve, which they find … Continue reading

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