Follow The Money: the morality of debt
If a person cannot pay their debts we can see this as a simple case of numbers not adding up. Or we might say that someone is not good at keeping their word: a debt is... Learn more
Follow The Money: What is money?
To kick-off our Follow The Money strand we'll be asking a seemingly simple question: What is money? Is it merely tokens for buying and selling? How is it created? What... Learn more
Can humanity make progress?
Watch almost any TED Talk and you'll notice that underlying almost every one is an assumption that humans can and do make life better for each other. The idea that there... Learn more
Are we civilised?
Being civilised - demonstrating one's manners and taste - would seem to be something that anyone who aspires to be successful in any civilisation would at least attempt.... Learn more
There was for many years a lager described by advertising as reassuringly expensive. It was a tag line aimed at convincing the public that the higher price of this... Learn more
- See all past Meetups