Scarlet Todd asks can we end poverty by just giving poor people money?

Can we end poverty by just giving poor people money?   Recently I read a very inspiring and thought-provoking book called ‘Utopia for Realists’ by Rutger Bregman. Bregman is a Dutch Historian and Author. In this book he discusses highly implementable ideas in which to improve and solve world social and economic issues such a […]

Scarlet Todd explains Doughnut Economics

What is Doughnut economics? Social media posts, news articles and reports about: climate change, social inequality, corruption, poverty, not forgetting global pandemics sway us to believe the world is doomed. I couldn’t help but wonder where did the world go so wrong? And, what can we do it make it right? This led me to […]

What is the future for Urbanisation post COVID-19? asks Scarlett Todd

What is the future for Urbanisation post COVID-19? Urbanisation Many city workers have seen their tiresome commute to work each morning vanish amid the pandemic. For many, working in the home office is perceived as a luxury, no more canteen food, many more hours in the day and more time with the family. However, for […]

Scarlet Todd blogs about Secularism and Society

Secularism and Society Firstly what is secularism? A simple definition of secularism is the separation of state from religion. Meaning the government isn’t religious, remains neutral and doesn’t implement any particular religious practices within institutions or on its people. There is an organisation which promote this ideology called the national secular society. They state on […]

Scarlet Todd offers solutions to climate change

My solutions to climate change Climate change is a hot topic now, in fact literally. With invasive rising sea levels, droughts, extreme weather and increasing numbers of natural disasters people are starting to feel on edge. The biggest culprit leading to the accelerating baking of our earth is the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide. An article […]

Scarlet Todd discusses mental health in the school curriculum

Why I believe schools should include mental health development in the curriculum . Mental health is a big topic at the moment and rightly so as for a long time it has been a area of little discussion which meant many people suffered in silence. I believe that positive mental health should be developed in […]