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I sat up till 3.30am to watch the Health Reform Bill pass. Congratulations, America! For me, watching the House of… Read more Congratulations, America!
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Metrics Metrics are good. They make us do something that psychologists call “operationalize”. Operationalize isn’t some complicated Freudian notion. It… Read more By our metrics we shall be known: selection for the knowledge industries of the global information age
Galba Bright Many of you will remember Galba Bright. The British Sierra Leonian migrant to Jamaica who built a successful… Read more Walking with the elephants: remembering Galba Bright