"We are not to simply bandage the wounds of victims beneath the wheels of injustice,
we are to drive a spoke into the wheel itself." Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Letters and Papers from Prison (1943-1945)

Andrew Symes

October 2018

IFTCC launched as so-called liberal society closes off some choices and enforces others

Posted by Andrew Symes on 16th October 2018

A summary of the the launch of the International Federation for Therapeutic and Counselling choice (IFTCC.org)

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February 2018

‘Voices of the Silenced’ – is it best to keep it that way, or should they be heard?

Posted by Andrew Symes on 27th February 2018

What makes a good society? Should there be ‘liberalism’ and ‘tolerance’ for any point of view, within a framework of law that protects against exploitation and violence? Or are certain viewpoints, voices, actually better kept away from the public space, because they cause harm by stirring up hatred, affecting people’s mental health, or simply being inconvenient? And then, who decides?

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