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Political Purity Laws

Tony Abbott (ex-Prime Minister) and Barnaby Joyce (Deputy Prime Minister) and a slew of other politicians were caught up in the citizenship controversy recently, in Australia. Twelve of them were under threat and four had to resign. Though they were … Continue reading

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Timmy, the Not-Nice Walrus

How to deal with anger and self-loathing … We teachers are supposed to supervise exams actively – constantly pacing up and down while looking stern and forbidding. However, I have trouble with pacing and stern. Besides, the students were all … Continue reading

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Writing Rule #4 – Accepting Judgement

There are a great many great writers in the world and there would be a great many more if they would but give themselves permission to be so. There are two main reasons that writers … well, anyone, really … … Continue reading

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