Some weekend reading

(Phott: Vil.Sandi)

(Photo: Vil.Sandi)

Every Friday I’m going to post some links to article that have caught my eye during the week. Some might be quite recent, but others might be older articles I have revisited or recently discovered. They will mainly focus on families, community engagement or environmental sustainability, but not necessarily.

Families

Science says: eat with your kids from The Conversation

Why Mercy Matters from the Institute of Family Studies

Community engagement

Reflections on the IAP2 Spectrum by Max Hardy

Social Media Update 2014 from Pew Research Internet project

Sustainability

2014 was hottest in modern history from the ABC (Australia)

Here’s what climate activists should do in 2015 from Grist

One from my vaults

Peter Singer: The why and how of effective altruism

Let me know of anything you think is worth posting.

If you liked this post you might want to follow my blog (top right-hand corner of the blog), and you might like to look at:

  1. The life you can save by donating
  2. Being more environmentally friendly in 2015
  3. Parenting for a better world
  4. 10 things I’ve learnt about strengths-based community engagement

About Graeme Stuart

Lecturer (Family Action Centre, Newcastle Uni), blogger (Sustaining Community), environmentalist, Alternatives to Violence Project facilitator, father. Passionate about families, community development, peace & sustainability.
This entry was posted in Good articles/links and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

I'd love to hear what you think!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s