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Should I Stay or Should I Go?

This is probably a question in many minds right now. It can apply to many different situations of practically anything that one can think of. 1,036 more words

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50 Things I'm Grateful for About Singapore - An #SG50 List

Hey Singapore,

On your 50th birthday I want to thank you for these 50 things which have made a difference in my life (not in any particular order or ranking): 676 more words

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Keri Facer and the future-building school

In her brilliant book Learning Futures – Education, technology and social change (2011) Professor Keri Facer suggests that we should be creating what she calls… 588 more words

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Through the Barricades of Race, Language and Religion

I am always fascinated by organic, ground-up, citizen-driven initiatives to help make better societies. In Singapore, similar to many developed countries, social tensions exist between the local population, new immigrants and foreign workers. 737 more words

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‘Not for Profit’ by Martha Nussbaum

In Not for Profit (2010), the U.S. philosopher and academic Martha Nussbaum argues that we are in the midst of a global crisis in education. Why? 1,113 more words

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What Are You Waiting For? Lets All Push Together

At last, a heart-warming story of public-spirited action to restore (some) faith in humanity. One bright act by not one, but up to a group of about 30+ people, responding to the cries of a road accident victim trapped underneath a heavy trailer truck, has provided some fresh respite from the negative stories that we usually see in our online news feeds. 1,065 more words

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