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Our Groundhog Year

Our Groundhog Year

Stagnant wages, antidepressants, increased stress in the workplace, rise in the use of foodbanks, it’s 2017 all over again

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Ollie Taylor

Our work and our wildness

Our work and our wildness

How much of your life are you willing to pour into the money-gathering business?

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Nigel Jones

From dodgy driving to dodgy capitalism

From dodgy driving to dodgy capitalism

Those with little respect for the wellbeing of others in one aspect of their lives often display the same attitude in other ways too. Vast…

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Nigel Jones

A more healthy and sustainable future

A more healthy and sustainable future

There’s more to health and wellbeing than pills, injections and surgery.

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Nigel Jones

How Apple came to be the first company worth a trillion dollars and the role Jersey played

How Apple came to be the first company worth a trillion dollars and the role Jersey played

Apple just became the first corporation ever to reach a market valuation of a trillion dollars, a watershed moment. So how does a company…

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Ollie Taylor

Anti-semitism and the IHRA – why a new definition of anti-semitism could be dangerous for Jersey

Anti-semitism and the IHRA – why a new definition of anti-semitism could be dangerous for Jersey

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Gabriel Carter

Acting against the destructive futility of some of what we see

Acting against the destructive futility of some of what we see

If we all just breathe and chill, do we not merely enable the bullies and their toxic ideals?

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Nigel Jones

Reduce, reuse, recycle

Reduce, reuse, recycle

But is it a form of victim-blaming? We did not profit from the plastic-forming machines, or the oil refineries, nor were we involved in the…

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Nigel Jones

Does Amnesty International Jersey Group have a bias that ignores Western crimes while promoting…

Does Amnesty International Jersey Group have a bias that ignores Western crimes while promoting…

Often, what someone doesn’t talk about is just as informative — perhaps more so — than what they do

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Gabriel Carter

Traffic congestion and lung capacity

Traffic congestion and lung capacity

The volume of traffic on our roads is preventing people from using healthier alternative modes of transport. This Catch-22 vicious circle…

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Nigel Jones

How Brexit and the far-right will turn Britain into a fire sale opportunity for elite corporate…

How Brexit and the far-right will turn Britain into a fire sale opportunity for elite corporate…

President Donald Trump’s recent visit to the UK was met by some of the biggest protests for well over a decade with nearly 250,000 people…

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Ollie Taylor

Our needs and our greeds

Our needs and our greeds

‘Everything, all the time’ was how The Eagles characterised Life in the Fast Lane in 1976. Today, our greedy plunder of the natural world…

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Nigel Jones

Echo chambers of the past

Echo chambers of the past

Many of Jersey’s so-called experts were educated in a different era. The question is, are they still promoting outdated ideas and providing…

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Nigel Jones

Have we seen the end of growth?

Have we seen the end of growth?

The great productivity boom seen in the Twentieth Century cannot be achieved again, but that won’t stop governments and businesses…

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Ollie Taylor

The willful persecution of our wild places, our wildlife, and the wildness within us all, has…

The willful persecution of our wild places, our wildlife, and the wildness within us all, has…

We have to make space for wilderness to flourish in our land, in our lives, and in ourselves, if we are to share the future with life and…

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Nigel Jones

The French Connection?

The French Connection?

If we ever start to take our food-miles and travel-carbon seriously, we will find that Jersey is much closer to France than it is to…

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Nigel Jones

Why the latest Jersey housing affordability report represents only part of a growing generational…

Why the latest Jersey housing affordability report represents only part of a growing generational…

And how the answer to closing it starts with having better data

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Ollie Taylor

Taking a look at multidimensional psychographic marketing

Taking a look at multidimensional psychographic marketing

It’s a little spooky to be looking up walking sticks one day, and be targeted with adverts on unrelated websites the next.

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Nigel Jones

The big organic zero-waste co-op gathering

The big organic zero-waste co-op gathering

Plastic waste and pollution, as well as the decline of organic food production in Jersey have been major issues for a significant number of…

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Nigel Jones

Reform Jersey joins the club

Reform Jersey joins the club

Will government participation undermine progressive politics in Jersey?

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Bram Wanrooij

Why we must not tolerate intolerance in our society

Why we must not tolerate intolerance in our society

When it comes to public views on LGBT our supposedly cosmopolitan, 21st-century island still has some way to go

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Gabriel Carter

Relationships

Relationships

It is not powerful men who harass and belittle, but those who feel small, who feel inadequate; those who are prepared to inflict pain…

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Nigel Jones

The land we walk upon

The land we walk upon

‘One does not sell the earth upon which the people walk.’ Crazy Horse [Lakota: Tȟašúŋke Witkó] (1842–5 September 1877), leader of the…

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Nigel Jones

Freedom Flotilla to stop in Jersey on its way to the besieged Gaza Strip

Freedom Flotilla to stop in Jersey on its way to the besieged Gaza Strip

Tomorrow, on the 5th of June the Al Awda (‘The Return’), a 64ft fishing boat from Norway will arrive in Jersey’s harbour stopping on its…

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Ollie Taylor