The following is a (substantially) adapted version of a talk I gave as President of Defence Humanists on World Humanist Day, 21 June 2022, to Ministry of Defence staff at the invitation of the Department's Humanists And Non-religious in Defence (HAND) network. We seem to be living in a Brave New World: the pandemic, the [...]
Making sense of a world that is natural, not supernatural; where we each have one life; and where compassion for other people and living things makes for a better world.
My humanist life
It’s the little things
Sometimes the modern world can feel pretty overwhelming. Perhaps it was ever so, but the intermingling of social media, streaming, 24 hour news media, commercialism and consumerism have pushed the volume up to sometimes ear-splitting levels and the colour palette to seldom less than garish. Where to find sense and meaning - and peace - [...]