The Dump: Stuff I found & thought worthy of saving

History & TOK teaching, running, golf, politics, junk

Churchill’s Iron Curtain Speech

The Sinews of Peace (‘Iron Curtain Speech’)

 

Indeed, the whole Churchill site!

Shared Knowledge / Language

http://existentialcomics.com/comic/245

Wittgenstein’s Lion

Even if a lion could speak, we couldn’t understand it. If we don’t have the background knowledge, then words can be known but meaningless (eg two gamers talking about World of Warcraft)

‘China’s Web Junkies’ – argumentative writing example video

 

https://www.nytimes.com/video/players/offsite/index.html?videoId=100000002657962

Fall of Singapore

http://www.historynet.com/battle-of-singapore

 

‘Safe Harbour’

https://www.sbs.com.au/ondemand/program/safe-harbour

On a fishing holiday, some Aussies find a boat load of asylum seekers. Towing the boat, it disappears overnight. Then one of them gets into a cab five years later, and the driver recognises him…

Bible resources – short videos

https://thebibleproject.com/explore/

Legalities on driverless cars

https://theconversation.com/legal-lessons-for-australia-from-ubers-self-driving-car-fatality-93649

Issues arising from the first fatality from a driverless car (automated vehicle / “AV”)

And what of the ethics….?

Inside the remaking of Mitchell Marsh

Inside the remaking of Mitchell Marsh http://es.pn/2jzqpbV
via ESPNCricinfo app

Particularly about switching on and off.

Setting up online business

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jrose/2016/07/15/how-former-teachers-now-earn-45000-a-month-with-their-online-business/

Thinking time is important

View at Medium.com

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