Daily Archives: October 9, 2013

Mindfulness: Top Ten Conflict Tips

One of the underlying principles of this blog is that conflict should be handled mindfully: being aware of our thoughts and reflecting on them, and attending to the conflicts within ourselves, as well as those in the outside world. Recently … Continue reading

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Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) and the Right to Self Defense

17th Century conservative philosopher Thomas Hobbes wrote  in his book ‘The Leviathan’ that the state was created because the right of individual self defense was paramount. But realistically, he thought there could be no agreement on what constituted legitimate self defense, … Continue reading

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