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Slaves, Outlaws and the Beast of Farnborough (London LOOP Part 11)

Cooped up at home for the last couple of weeks supervising builders, I was desperate to get out. I’d been lucky that my two weeks of being out of circulation had coincided with some miserable weather, but I could actually feel the modicum of hill fitness gained in my legs in the Lakes seeping away. 1,797 more words

South East

Say No To Slavery

Today is Anti-Slavery Day.

In spite of the work of William Wilberforce and many others to abolish it, slavery is still alive and well, and not only in the Third World. 243 more words

Books

The Courage of William Wilberforce

I recently gave a talk on courageous leadership, and I used the life of William Wilberforce as an example of what it means to be a truly courageous leader—the type of person who faces adversity head-on and never wavers in his resolve. 502 more words

Courageous Leadership

'Amazing Grace' - analysis

This film tells story of how William Wilberforce fought in british parliament for abolishing slavery. It starts with him being ill on way to the friend’s house. 165 more words

Technologies Platforms & UX (S3)

Addition to the idea

While thinking about the full project from different angles, financial cost of it also came to my mind. It would be quite costly project to do (financing tablets). 99 more words

Technologies Platforms & UX (S3)

10/07/2014

If any country were indeed filled with men, each thus diligently discharging the duties of his own station without breaking in upon the rights of others, but on the contrary endeavoring, so far as he might be able, to forward their views and promote their happiness, all would be active and harmonious in the goodly frame of human society.

William Wilberforce | #Diligence

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