Daily Archives: June 24, 2011

No Nuclear Weapons?

Interesting documentary by Lucy Walker trailered in today’s UK Guardian newspaper: http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/video/2011/jun/24/countdown-to-zero-video-review

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Conflict and Inequality: Global Income Disparity Since World War II

Haven’t the global elites been busy increasing their share of economic output, especially the top 1% who have used globalization masterfully without actually much benefit to the other levels, at least in the developed countries. In the developing world, while … Continue reading

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Karen Armstrong: TED Award Acceptance Speech

I thought my readers might enjoy the religious writer Karen Armstrong talking about compassion, a key quality in conflict handling: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SJMm4RAwVLo

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Conflict Quotes

‘Great historical transformations are always bought dearly, often after one has already thought that one got them at a bargain price’ Jakob Burckhart (1818-1897) ‘It takes time to ruin a world, but all it takes is time’ Bernard de Fontenelle … Continue reading

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Economic Conflict and the Financial Crisis

Thanks to Emily C for this one

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