The Design Council’s virtue-signalling provides a good illustration of the capture of craftsmanship by the fad for sustainable goals.
Seldom have our local representatives been more authoritarian; implementing road closures in the dead of night. And famously ignoring the results of public consultations.
What is remarkable about St Gregory’s is that it’s not remarkable, just a small parish church. It’s nothing special: just one parish out of 16,000.
Design Declares and Architects Declare are the worst kind of manifesto, signalling their faux-virtue, commercialism, PR, and prejudice.
To claim freedoms we must use those freedoms with judgement, foresight, and awareness about the consequences of our actions for others.
The concept of academic freedom, long held to be the essence of a university education, is nowhere to be seen.
A cautionary tale, that reveals the defeatism, bordering on nihilism, that is prevalent in many European societies.
Murray points out that a lot of the critics of Western works, educated though they may be, don’t know very much about culture.
Xi Jinping is a state-sanctioned, rubber-stamped, leader with no mandate. Where have we heard that before?
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