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Chesterton and Carlyle: Utopianism as Political Sin

From Chesterton’s Orthodoxy, Chapter 7:

“We have remarked that one reason offered for being a progressive is that things naturally tend to grow better. But the only real reason for being a progressive is that things naturally tend to grow worse.

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Housing Options 2015-2016: Pick Your Favorite

Update: The poll has been officially closed. I will be posting a story on my decisions toward the end of February. Thanks for all of the input! 2,620 more words


The Private Equity Hiring Frenzy - and What it Means for Impact Investing

In an article published on DealBook yesterday, William Alden and Sydney Ember reported that a number of private equity firms – including Bain, Apollo, Carlyle, and Blackstone – are in “a frenzied race to hire young investment bankers”. 440 more words


Active Afterschool Program: January Round-Up

January brought many fun afterschool activities to both Carlyle and Manor Elementary.  The weather co-operated enough for some fun outdoor activities, cooking, art and science activities.  60 more words

School Age Programs

Excerpts from the Latter Day Pamphlets: No II

“Oh, this universal syllabub of philanthropic twiddle! My friend, it is very sad, now when Christianity is as good as extinct in all hearts, to meet this ghastly Phantasm of Christianity parading through almost all. 958 more words


A Leaf Fan's Blues

Well, it’s that time of year again. The time when the once promising Toronto Maple Leafs free fall down the eastern conference standings to that all too familiar 10th-12th place. 345 more words