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Wednesday, November 08, 2006


This flag is in the news at the moment for a fictional character who apparently comes from the country.
What's the country and the character ?
What geographical knowledge do you have of this place ?
Reading this at the moment - by George Monbiot: an excellent (if rather worrying) opening. Here's a quote I'm going to add to my presentation for a forthcoming 6th form evening:
"By turning on the lights, filling the kettle, taking the children to school, driving to the shops, we are condemning other people to death. We never chose to do this. We do not see ourselves as killers. We perform these acts without passion or intent." A recommended read, and as it says on George's blog header:
Tell people something they know already and they will thank you for it.
Tell them something new and they will hate you for it.

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