Topics planned for Discussion
2020-02-27 - Royalty ... which descended into a democracy wrangle yet again ...
We have decided to cover all of the
SEVEN DEADLY SINS [ pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath and sloth ]
during the next sessions.
2020-03-12 - PRIDE - the first of the seven deadly sins
2020-03-26 - GREED - the second of the seven deadly sins
[Carol is away - again!.... if the conavirus allows ...]
2020-04-09 - LUST - the third of the seven deadly sins
2020-04-23 - ENVY - the fourth of the seven deadly sins
2020-05-14 - GLUTTONY - the fifth of the seven deadly sins
2020-05-28 - WRATH - the sixth of the seven deadly sins
2020-06-11 - SLOTH - the seventh of the seven deadly sins
2020-06-25 - Diversity - including
2020-07-09 - Diversity including national culture/creed/adaptation/tolerance
2020-07-23 - Diversity including class divisions/opportunities/quotas
2020-08-13 - Diversity including gender and gender variations / sharing public or private facilities
We could always do with a few more ideas about meeting topics - any suggestions will be gratefully considered...
Carol and Janet
Some moral dilemmas are available from the item - Moral Dilemmas
Suggestions which are also on the Discussion2 list of possibilities -
Artificial Intelligence x
Should Britain remain in the EU/EEC/ECSC/EFTA?
Police commissioners - do we need them?
Who makes a good actor? Examples?
Have academies improved secondary schools?
How much of science fiction comes true?
Are you treated differently according to age?
Lawyers and “No win/no fee"
Charities and Donations – do they reach their targets?
Crisis in the Middle East
Turkey: the New Ottoman Empire?
The Arts and Government support
Electric cars and driverless vehicles x
The education of children - primary
Prisons – Their purpose and success?
The use and development of drones and robotics
Care in the community
Designer babies x
Children Act [moral dilemmas illustrated by the recent film]