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In My Opinion with Graham Fisher MBE

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Objective or subjective, it's opinion that matters as Graham Fisher MBE; broadcaster, historian, author and enthusiast gives us his take on a variety of topics!

Latest Episodes

Episode 10 " Behind the barricades"

The coronavirus pandemic is of worldwide concern as the race is on to reduce transmission and develop a vaccine. Yet beyond the medical concerns, what implications are there for the eventual resumption of our ‘normal’ way of life and even upon the state of our democracy?

12 MINMAR 30
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Episode 10 " Behind the barricades"

Episode 9 "Age of Reason"

A long-defunct Grammar School, a pupil in the ‘shallow waters’ of his formative years and a celebration of half a century since the death of one of our greatest intellects, Graham reflects on how this rich combination may have inadvertently led to unintended consequences

12 MINMAR 12
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Episode 9 "Age of Reason"

Episode 8 "Heat and Light"

Our insatiable thirst for energy is countered by increasing levels of atmospheric greenhouse gases and the imperative to tackle global warming. But do the established laws of science indicate that, ultimately, our fate may not lie entirely in our hands?

12 MINFEB 14
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Episode 8 "Heat and Light"

Episode 7 "Peas and Queues"

Our language is constantly evolving yet although this is inevitable are there some changes that, in the interests of accurate communication, we should resist? The apostrophe is dead; long live the apostrophe. But does it matter, and should we care?

12 MINJAN 17
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Episode 7 "Peas and Queues"

Episode 6: "Flat or Round"

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. Well, is the earth flat or is it round? Or do we in fact live on the inside of the globe (if it is a globe) rather than the outside? In the State of Ohio, at least, it looks like your views and your rights to express them - however 'off the wall they may be' - are about to be enshrined in law.

12 MIN2019 DEC 15
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Episode 6: "Flat or Round"

Episode 5: "Crime and Statistics"

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. Whilst the doom-mongers and soothsayers may suggest we are all heading toward hell-in-a-handcart, this alternative examination of the 'evidence' may offer pause for genuflection.

12 MIN2019 OCT 29
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Episode 5: "Crime and Statistics"

Episode 4: 'Off the Wall"

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. Nutters, fruit loops and basket cases are just some of the more derogatory and pejorative terms often levelled at those who march to the beat of a different drum. But, harmless as many of them may be in the pursuit of their own lives on their terms, do we belittle the true eccentric at our peril?

12 MIN2019 SEP 30
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Episode 4: 'Off the Wall"

Episode 3: ' Art or Science'

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. Did a mathematician born in the 12th Century unwittingly hold the key to our greater comprehension and practise of high art?

12 MIN2019 AUG 26
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Episode 3: ' Art or Science'

Episode 2: 'Guilt By Degree'

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. In simplistic terms, right is right and wrong is wrong. But in identifying transgressors let us continue to exercise our sense of proportion....

12 MIN2019 AUG 16
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Episode 2: 'Guilt By Degree'

Episode 1: 'A Class Act'

Racism, feminism, ageism; are the 'isms' of our contemporary times still quietly but assuredly overshadowed by one of the oldest biases of all - the class structure? Graham Fisher MBE muses.....

12 MIN2019 AUG 6
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Episode 1: 'A Class Act'
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Latest Episodes

Episode 10 " Behind the barricades"

The coronavirus pandemic is of worldwide concern as the race is on to reduce transmission and develop a vaccine. Yet beyond the medical concerns, what implications are there for the eventual resumption of our ‘normal’ way of life and even upon the state of our democracy?

12 MINMAR 30
Comments
Episode 10 " Behind the barricades"

Episode 9 "Age of Reason"

A long-defunct Grammar School, a pupil in the ‘shallow waters’ of his formative years and a celebration of half a century since the death of one of our greatest intellects, Graham reflects on how this rich combination may have inadvertently led to unintended consequences

12 MINMAR 12
Comments
Episode 9 "Age of Reason"

Episode 8 "Heat and Light"

Our insatiable thirst for energy is countered by increasing levels of atmospheric greenhouse gases and the imperative to tackle global warming. But do the established laws of science indicate that, ultimately, our fate may not lie entirely in our hands?

12 MINFEB 14
Comments
Episode 8 "Heat and Light"

Episode 7 "Peas and Queues"

Our language is constantly evolving yet although this is inevitable are there some changes that, in the interests of accurate communication, we should resist? The apostrophe is dead; long live the apostrophe. But does it matter, and should we care?

12 MINJAN 17
Comments
Episode 7 "Peas and Queues"

Episode 6: "Flat or Round"

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. Well, is the earth flat or is it round? Or do we in fact live on the inside of the globe (if it is a globe) rather than the outside? In the State of Ohio, at least, it looks like your views and your rights to express them - however 'off the wall they may be' - are about to be enshrined in law.

12 MIN2019 DEC 15
Comments
Episode 6: "Flat or Round"

Episode 5: "Crime and Statistics"

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. Whilst the doom-mongers and soothsayers may suggest we are all heading toward hell-in-a-handcart, this alternative examination of the 'evidence' may offer pause for genuflection.

12 MIN2019 OCT 29
Comments
Episode 5: "Crime and Statistics"

Episode 4: 'Off the Wall"

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. Nutters, fruit loops and basket cases are just some of the more derogatory and pejorative terms often levelled at those who march to the beat of a different drum. But, harmless as many of them may be in the pursuit of their own lives on their terms, do we belittle the true eccentric at our peril?

12 MIN2019 SEP 30
Comments
Episode 4: 'Off the Wall"

Episode 3: ' Art or Science'

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. Did a mathematician born in the 12th Century unwittingly hold the key to our greater comprehension and practise of high art?

12 MIN2019 AUG 26
Comments
Episode 3: ' Art or Science'

Episode 2: 'Guilt By Degree'

Musings of Graham Fisher MBE. In simplistic terms, right is right and wrong is wrong. But in identifying transgressors let us continue to exercise our sense of proportion....

12 MIN2019 AUG 16
Comments
Episode 2: 'Guilt By Degree'

Episode 1: 'A Class Act'

Racism, feminism, ageism; are the 'isms' of our contemporary times still quietly but assuredly overshadowed by one of the oldest biases of all - the class structure? Graham Fisher MBE muses.....

12 MIN2019 AUG 6
Comments
Episode 1: 'A Class Act'
the END
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