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Transformation 5h
'He wanted to know how institutional racism has made an impact on my life. I’m glad he asked, because I was ready to answer.' A vital piece that's still fresh 2 years later:
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Transformation 5h
Thousands of new reads for this piece from last year over the last few days - check it out!
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Michael Edwards 8h
'Self-dispossession is a condition for self-fulfillment.' A radical take on Brexit (and Trump's America?):
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Transformation 9h
Important piece on Brexit - 'A sacred approach that calls for self-sacrifice and self-giving has the potential to be healing:'
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Wulf *Свет во тьме* 🇮🇪 🇵🇸 🇸🇾🌹 9h
About time this was said. Nice one 👏👏👏
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acgrayling: RT edwarmi: On Brexit - 'The deeper rationale for a new public vote is not just to ‘sort it out,’ but to subsume the toxic and divisive energy of the first referendum with a more transformative approach in the second:'
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Michael Edwards 9h
Replying to @Wulf_9
thanks!
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Mrjonno 🌱🌍 🏳️‍🌈 #FBPE 21h
Excellent narrative and so true. If only May was advised with such wisdom.
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Michael Edwards Jan 21
On Brexit - 'The deeper rationale for a new public vote is not just to ‘sort it out,’ but to subsume the toxic and divisive energy of the first referendum with a more transformative approach in the second:'
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Michael Edwards retweeted
Transformation Jan 21
Looking for some fresh thinking on Brexit? Check this out:
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@scotnakagawa Jan 21
This is a must read!
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Michael Edwards Jan 21
Hard though it is for Remainers to understand, is sacred for many who voted to leave. Here's why:
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Michael Edwards retweeted
Transformation Jan 21
The crux of the UK’s problem is that there is something sacred about democracy but there is nothing democratic about the sacred; that’s why the first EU referendum is considered by many to be sacrosanct while a second risks being sacrilegious:
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Jonathan Rowson Jan 20
A neglected perspective on Brexit that is increasingly relevant...
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Michael Edwards retweeted
Transformation Jan 20
'The philosophical heart of Brexit is the unexamined relationship between democracy and the sacred.' Fascinating read from of
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Michael Edwards Jan 20
'There is no way back to anything resembling a united kingdom without some kind of sacrifice.' Some welcome, fresh thinking on from :
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Peter Schurman Jan 20
Can 'effective altruism' really change the world? - openDemocracy via
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Michael Edwards Jan 20
Can ‘effective altruism’ really change the world? Great piece from Lisa Herzog:
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Transformation Jan 20
'We must transform the world, not simply make choices that appear to be rational within the current global order.'
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Michael Edwards retweeted
Transformation Jan 20
ICYMI - why the climate crisis necessitates deep shifts in our thinking that go beyond the conventional remit of left-wing politics:
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