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The Ultimate Propagandist

By David Edwards Pain Is Pain In his remarkable eighth century treatise, The Way of the Bodhisattva, originally delivered as a lecture (some of it, we are told, after he had vanished from the hall!)

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The Colour Of Compassion

By David Edwards The Drive To Action It’s not rocket science, but we do associate emotions with colours. We talk of ‘seeing red’ when we’re angry. We go ‘green’ with envy. We feel ‘blue’. Our

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Animal Rights – The Case For Kindness

By David Edwards The Tear-Stained Robot Writing in the Guardian, Peter Singer, a leading figure in the animal rights movement, describes the confrontation between animal rights activists and researchers experimenting on animals: “This situation has

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Bloody Uniform

“Q. You’re married? A. Right. Q. Children? A. Two. Q. How old? A. The boy is two and a half, and the little girl is a year and a half. Q. Obviously, the question comes