Tewkesbury

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
........................race/ethnicity/illegality/asylum/family-importing
......................../fostering/adoption/educating-foreigners

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?
Mercy killings
The monarchy
Syrian crisis
Corruption
Free Speech
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
Taxation
World population
Electric cars and driverless vehicles x
NHS
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]