Privacy vs. Freedom

  I have never nor will I ever do anything that is considered illegal. So what do I have to hide? What do you have to hide? What are we afraid of? Privacy is freedom they say. But wouldn’t privacy be unnecessary if we truly were free? Free of doubt, free off ridicule,  persecution, biass.   … [Read more…]

Random Act of Kindness

“A random act of kindness is a nonpremeditated, inconsistent action designed to offer kindness towards the outside world.” Het bovenstaande fenomeen heeft me altijd enorm geïntrigeerd. De herkomst van deze term is te herleiden naar de schrijfster Anne Herbert die de zin “practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty” op een placemat schreef in … [Read more…]

Elephants Memory

“We forget half the things we learn in high school. But the experiences, the pain and tortures, when it comes to that we have an elephants memory.” -Derek Morgan-   I wish to believe this also applies to the joy and happiness.  What does this say about what we can and should teach at schools? What do … [Read more…]