Posts Categorized: News

Spade, Bourdain Again and Again

How do you explain how a man who is brilliant, talented and gifted finds himself at a place that death feels like the only and reasonable option?

Smart Street Furniture Improves City Life

Welcome to the era of smart street furniture that tells council the bin needs emptying or the park seat needs a clean. Soon you could be charging your device on a smart pole.

Would Universal Basic Income Beat Poverty?

Ronald Henderson famously chaired a Commission of Inquiry into Poverty in the early 1970’s. Following the release of the Commission’s reports, the ‘Henderson Poverty Line’ became the standard used by researchers to gauge progress in the community.

Are Your Jeans Ethical? How to Help Stamp Out Slavery

It’s very likely that some of the items in your next bag of shopping, will have been made by people who are poorly paid, unfairly treated, even enslaved. Thankfully, more than 400 brands are now getting their Ethical Fashion tick of approval.