Category: philosophy

Why Don’t Students Know What To Do With Their Lives?

In this article, Dr Maggie discusses for Alochonaa the failure of the current education system to educate students for life. It discusses what this failure means for students lives and their futures. Dr Maggie argues for ‘life education’ to become a permanent feature of every curriculum in all schools and universities globally.

Perceptions of Love: Thoughts on Valentine’s Day

Naureen ponders the deeper meaning of love in the lead up to the most globalised commercial event expressing love – Valentine’s Day. Let us observe love not only for a month, week, or just one calendar day. Yes, let us observe V-day, but let us also keep in mind not to make the other 364 days redundant of love. Let us not keep love confined to a specific time or bounded to one context.