Monthly Archives: August 2013

why the label “terrorist” loses meaning

Definition of terrorism: “a system of government by terror; intimidation.” Just why do men, women, and children win the trust of armed militants? Sometimes states have failed to meet the needs of their people. Territory can be one such contentious … Continue reading

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Posted in Health and wellness, News and politics, Organizations, Uncategorized, US Politics, World News

good development!

The US and British governments have announced that they will allow the UN inspectors the time and space required to complete their investigation into who used chemical warfare in Syria. This is sensible and good news. We hope the investigation … Continue reading

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Syrian strife

Who is responsible for gassing hundreds of Syrian civilians in Syria? Bashar al-Assad [who does not claim responsibility], or, rebel forces within the country [who it seems are also denying responsibility for]? My country’s government is sending the message that … Continue reading

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red and blue

The animated video I posted previously in writings, mirrored the temporary satisfaction felt by a socialist movement and national rebellion against traditionally right social values. It became justified, in numbers, as an attack against corporate greed. In this spirit, the … Continue reading

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Thoughts about nihilism. Alive and well?

When one looks to leader(s) to properly govern, one can lose heart and lose faith that good will prevail. Years of disillusionment can cause social ills. But, that is no reason to give up. Unfortunately, many of us people turn … Continue reading

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Posted in Health and wellness, News and politics, Religion and reverence, US Politics

Egypt 2

For those of my readers who are unclear about where to stand with regard to what’s happening in Egypt, I too am having a difficult time sorting through the journals. And, it has been reported that “Egyptians have lived under … Continue reading

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about my January 22 post, and the British royal family

About my post on January 22 “Harry speaks out”, I’ve had a change of heart with one of my comments, Harry. All lies should be gone after, with fervor and rage. Honesty is in too short supply! I’d like to … Continue reading

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Posted in News and politics, World News