Category Archives: Community & Immigration

Respect of Media Ownership

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We affirm that the ownership of property is an important and necessary reality in our world. However, the internet has vastly increased the ability of others to misuse, borrow without permission, and even steal property that belongs to others. This is especially true for artists of all kinds who make their living from their original creations. […]

Online Civility

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We affirm that the ability to communicate is central to what it means to be human. Unfortunately, although communications technologies have vastly increased the quantity of communications, they have tended to reduce the quality by subverting the weight and meaning of individuals’ words. Therefore, we should draft some type of charter for how to communicate […]

Shared responsibility in education

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We affirm that both parents and teachers are responsible for the education of children, in order to shape and equip them for their positive involvement in society. However, various changes in society, including both family breakdown and the ‘consumerisation’ of education, have increasingly shifted responsibility for success from students and parents onto teachers and institutions […]