Daily Archives: September 27, 2011

Understanding Our Parents Just a Little Better: Mistaken Identity

I came across this poem on 3 Quarks Daily and thought it was very relevant to the idea of getting inside the head of those we have been in conflict with, perhaps in this case a mother. I also liked … Continue reading

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On Stalin’s Crimes

I was reading some crazy Holocaust denier in the UK Daily Telegraph comment column the other day and debating whether to join the fray in the comment column. His ranting raised an interesting question for me: if you lost loved … Continue reading

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On the Difficulty of Pure Neutrality in Conflict Handling

Our long term correspondent Victor, suggested that on an issue I posted on last year, I did not maintain appropriate neutrality. I think he was quite right, but it is not my intention to be neutral in conflict. As a … Continue reading

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