Monthly Archives: November 2010

Democracy in America

I thought this blog in The Economist worth reproducing in full: Republican foreign policy and the New START treaty Power and ideas Nov 23rd 2010, 17:09 by D.L. | PHILADELPHIA YESTERDAY I wrote that Republican opposition to ratification of the New … Continue reading

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Brave New World: Amusing Ourselves to Death

‘What Orwell feared were those who would ban books. What Huxley feared was that there would be no reason to ban a book, for there would be no one who wanted to read one. Orwell feared those who would deprive … Continue reading

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North Korean Crisis: November 2010

It is more risky to comment on an immediate conflict crisis. But here goes. I don’t doubt that this emerging crisis is going to be hard to manage, but suggest the following might be born in mind: Demonizing North Korea, … Continue reading

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Wisdom Poem

From ‘Sonnet in Answer to a Question’: Upon this gifted age, in its dark hour Falls from the sky a meteoric shower Of facts…they lie unquestioned, uncombined Wisdom enough to leech us of our ill Is daily spun; but there … Continue reading

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Just Passed the 1000 hits already this month!

Well we seem to be doing pretty well. Thanks for all your interest in conflict!

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Climate Change Humor

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Conflict Resolution Strategy: Top Ten Reasons for Conflict Phobia in Your Personal Life

Why we might deny that we are in conflict and repress the very idea from many situations, focusing on the content of what is happening, rather than use any sort of process? Specifically, why are we so afraid of conflict? … Continue reading

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