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Divide and Rule Rediscovered

As has happened in other periods of history, we are now witnessing a surge in the growth of ‘tribalism’. This is partly the consequence of a culture which anonymises people to such a degree that it produces pervasive loneliness and alienation. We do not know where we belong and we thrash about in...

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By Martyn Goss Posted: Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 9:26am Updated: 09/07/2018 - 9:46pm
At the recent Exeter Diocesan clergy conference our three Bishops participated in a panel answering...
Posted: 08/10/17
Published by Martyn Goss
Many English people do not appear to be too media-literate. We do not read beneath the words or...
Posted: 01/09/17
Published by Martyn Goss
Starting a business while you juggle the demands of your toddler  may not seem like good...
Posted: 17/08/17
Published by MissioningMum
Are there lessons to be learned from Exeter’s past to take into its future? Can we discern...
Posted: 15/07/17
Published by Martyn Goss
So, have the results of the General Election been good for the environment?! On the face of it, the...
Posted: 17/06/17
Published by Martyn Goss
When someone talks about network marketing what springs to mind? Pyramid scheme? Scam? Maybe you...
Posted: 05/06/17
Published by Purity Spa Exet...
Five years ago the Diocese of Exeter submitted plans to construct six small-scale wind turbines on...
Posted: 15/05/17
Published by Martyn Goss
We are living at a crossroads when an emphasis on the common wealth or common good is being...
Posted: 11/04/17
Published by Martyn Goss
Probably one of the most important questions we can ask ourselves is‘who we think we really are’....
Posted: 05/03/17
Published by Martyn Goss
Do you know them all?  It's seven a.m. on a chilly, dark February morning; there's ankle-...
Posted: 09/02/17
Published by Emma Blackmore
The journalist Jeremy Seabrook once researched how people felt about social change in their life...
Posted: 05/02/17
Published by Martyn Goss
In recent years politicians and decision makers around the world have been drawn to appealing to...
Posted: 04/01/17
Published by Martyn Goss
Maybe Christmas in today’s world really highlights our personal and social choices and priorities,...
Posted: 10/12/16
Published by Martyn Goss
Maybe it’s because of the Guy Fawkes season, but I sense this time of year is one of compelling...
Posted: 05/11/16
Published by Martyn Goss
The Royal British Legion Poppy Day is on 13th November. We all know how much and how many depend...
Posted: 31/10/16
Published by News Desk
Britain has no transport policy and nowhere more is this obvious than in Exeter. Our country has...
Posted: 27/10/16
Published by Martyn Goss

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