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Should we love ourselves?
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Should we love ourselves?

Do people really love themselves? Some writers think that people do not love themselves, saying that true self-love, in the sense of self-acceptance, is learned, often very painfully so. I agree.   Nigel Pocock   Part of the difficulty is that people confuse self-esteem and self-love. I concur, with Scott […]

Sex education, Muslims, and pluralism
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Sex education, Muslims, and pluralism

Parkfield Community School in Birmingham has been the scene of angry protests by, largely Muslim, parents against a new educational programme introduced by Headteacher Andrew Moffat.   Steve Latham   “No Outsiders”, a curriculum designed by Moffat, is intended to teach tolerance of all lifestyles, and is in line with […]