It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one

The above headline is a quote from George Washington, the first President of the United States. How often have we been saddled with not only bad excuses but excuses that are both insulting and mind boggling? The latest one from Temasek Polytechnic is a gem. Asked by...

Critical role of civil society

by Robin Low The idea of a welfare state is shunned by many countries and groups within our modern business-oriented society. At the same time, the rise of neo liberalism and the growing concentration of wealth have created the conditions for an explosive growth of...