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  1. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 21st August 2019, 22:45
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    I think it is absurd and deeply immoral that we give children who already from wealthy and privileged backgrounds a better education than everyone else and children from poor, underinvested and...

  2. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 20th August 2019, 15:48
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    Here is another character: Mark Thatcher

    "Mark was sent to board at Belmont, Mill Hill preparatory school at the age of eight and then to Harrow School, which he left in 1971 having passed three O...

  3. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 20th August 2019, 13:59
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    Simon Cowell went to private schools. He left with 2 O' levels. Fortunately his dad was an executive at EMI.

    Jon Snow was privately educated and left school with an A 'level in English at grade...

  4. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 20th August 2019, 13:10
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    Poly Toynbee is another interesting case. She went to the highly regarded Badminton Girls school in Bristol but had to leave after failing her eleven plus.

    She passed one A level but then somehow...

  5. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 19th August 2019, 15:47
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    I am wondering what the aim of private schools actually are. They seem to be a lot about networking and giving ones children an inordinate advantage.

    The children of the rich could compete with...

  6. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 19th August 2019, 11:58
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    Including drugs, prostitutes, weapons of mass destruction or buying political influence?

    What they are spending their money on is disadvantaging other people.

    No child deserves a better...

  7. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 19th August 2019, 11:54
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    How many examples of this can you give? There have been a few famous cases of hapless lottery winners but most working class people don't have access to millions of pounds.

    However there are many...

  8. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 19th August 2019, 01:39
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    Anne Widdicombe went to a preparatory school in Bath.

    She failed her eleven plus and then she took two degrees one funded by the public and the other by her family and got a third in both yet she...

  9. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 18th August 2019, 17:52
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    Do they entrench privilege and inequality.

    Or are they a social good?

  10. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 16th August 2019, 23:25
    Hopefully in the future meat is going to be grown on a huge petri dish.

    I think I could kill an animal in the wild

    but modern factory farming is very ruthless and we are removed from the...

  11. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 16th August 2019, 20:59
    In a Library

  12. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 15th August 2019, 20:09
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    If not why not?

    I admire people that do this job and supply peoples voracious demand for flesh.

    I don't think I could cope with the soul destroying carnage.

  13. Forum: Talk & Chat POST: 13th August 2019, 13:18
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    The exponential growth of antinatalism.

  14. Forum: News & Current Affairs POST: 12th August 2019, 15:05
    This is problematic because the person who steals from you in your next life will get things stolen from them in a next life leaving to a never ending cycle of theft related karma.

    If no one ...

  15. Forum: Serious Discussion POST: 10th August 2019, 22:41
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    Trump is clearly partly responsible for the El Paso massacre.

  16. Forum: News & Current Affairs POST: 10th August 2019, 22:14
    The reason Jeffrey Epstein was put on suicide watch is because he made a suicide attempt.

    This implies that he was suicidal. If he never made a suicide attempt he would not have been on suicide...

  17. Forum: News & Current Affairs POST: 10th August 2019, 21:25
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    If Donald Trump isn't in jail then nobody else should be.

  18. Forum: News & Current Affairs POST: 10th August 2019, 21:23
    Fred West didn't unfortunately for Rose.

  19. Forum: News & Current Affairs POST: 10th August 2019, 21:23
    If someone wanted to kill him why not do it before he was in prison?

    Now the news is saying Epstein had been taken off suicide watch.

    I was in prison myself and I attempted suicide and there...

  20. Forum: Serious Discussion POST: 10th August 2019, 20:59
    Killing someone makes you a killer.

    Killing an unarmed person makes you a coward.
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