Daily Archives: February 25, 2012

Scott Fitzgerald’s (1896-1940) Top Ten Conflict Tips

Well I thought it was time we had F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Top Ten ConflictTips: At eighteen our convictions are hills from which we look; at forty-five they are caves in which we hide. Family quarrels are bitter things. They don’t … Continue reading

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Top Ten Conflict Tips for Avoiding the Next Financial Meltdown

It seems to me that the Financial sector has learned nothing from the recent Financial Crisis, and is already hard at work creating the next one, making sure that no pesky regulations are introduced that might avoid future massive tax … Continue reading

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Suttee/Sati and British Colonialism in India

To set aside the horrors of British Colonialism in India, such as the late Victorian famines (Holocausts as Mike Davis describes them) or the Bengal Famine of 1942 induced by war time mobilization, some good was done.  The suppression of … Continue reading

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Scott Fitzgerald Space, Paradox and Conflict

I have always like the F. Scott Fitzgerald observation in his essay ‘The Crack Up’ in 1936: ‘The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still … Continue reading

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