Paulo Freire: Pedagogy of the Oppressed – the banking and libertarian models of education

This is a summary of Paulo Freire’s explanation of the banking and libertarian models of education, from The Pedagogy of the Oppressed (1996 Penguin Edition). The point of education and human action is “the individual’s ontological and historical vocation to be more fully human.” (37) Two models of education The banking model of education is […]

Redesigning the Mind website

In 2013 we redesigned the Mind website, to make it easier for people to use. Lots of people told us that the old website was hard to use, and sometimes overwhelming. We wanted to make our website easier to use, so that people can seek our help sooner, get behind our campaigns, and support us […]