Nick Clegg a victim of the unexpected outcome of the UK elections made a statement when he announced his resignation as leader of the Liberal Democrats that defines what to expect of the next five years ‘I hope that our leaders across the United Kingdom realise the disastrous consequences for our way of life and the integrity of the United Kingdom if they continue to appeal to grievance rather than generosity, and fear rather than hope’.
Disruptive Dragonfly is a selection of articles, books and websites from around the world offering insights and critical reflection that disrupt and engage for change. In this edition – how the community sector can avoid extinction, the role of different kinds of futures in inequality, are you a revolutionary or playing at social change and anarchists in the boardroom. Read more
Disruptive Dragonfly is our newsletter . . .
. . . a selection of articles, books and websites
from around the world
offering insights and critical reflection
that disrupt and
engage for change Read more
While the original focus of Paulo Friere’s educational philosophy in Pedagogy of the Oppressed, written some thirty-seven years ago, was the underclass within the two-thirds world, much of his approach is acutely relevant to what appears to be a new underclass in the affluent West in 2013. Read more
The Dragonfly Collective officially opened our doors to the world on 1 March 2012 and celebrates nine months as a social venture as we approach Christmas and the New Year. We have been honoured to work with a number of people and organisations in the not-for-profit and social enterprise sector. Read more