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Privileged glimpses 25: Who put us in charge?

In those early days I would take it upon myself to stop residents at the door and expect them to explain to me why they were safe to go outside. Continue reading

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Privileged glimpses 19: Behaviours that harm other people

We do people no favours by pretending that violence and aggression is acceptable. Continue reading

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Privileged glimpses 18: Behaviours that harm the individual

Generally speaking the more that we focus upon a behaviour the more it recurs anyway so only intervene if you have to. Continue reading

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Privileged glimpses 17: Challenging behaviour means …

Challenging behaviour is a combination of two criteria:
1.Behaviour that we don’t like;
2.Behaviour that we think we need to respond to.
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Privileged glimpses 15: A duty of care myth

This gives people the sense that they are: Hanged if they do and Hanged if they don’t Continue reading

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Biffers Bust into Beyond UKIP Cabaret meeting

Before police arrive, a group member is also heard telling one of the cabaret organisers, “You left wing scum, you’ve overstepped the mark and you’ll find us on your doorstep”, and citing Winston Churchill’s campaign to “keep Britain white”. Continue reading

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Privileged glimpses 11: Risk-free is impossible

Life without risk would be life without living. Continue reading

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