HSC exams matter – but not for the reasons you think

Telling students not to worry too much about HSC results only works if we can also explain what it is about it that actually matters, writes Matthew Beard.

Living well or comfortably waiting to die?

Dr Matt Beard says that until we confront our beliefs about the value of old age, we cannot provide the care our elderly need, or deserve.

It takes a village to raise resilience

Dr Matt Beard says that milennials don't lack resilience. We need to stop using resilience as a bandaid for our systems lacking support and empathy.

There is something very revealing about #ToiletPaperGate

As Moral Philosopher Dr Matt Beard wandered past the empty supermarket shelves this week, he was forced to wonder - has humanity reverted back to it's nasty, brutish, stateless nature?