Monthly Archives: November 2013

Things haven’t changed much

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  30 November 2013 “I had much the same experience as many other young men. I expected, … Continue reading

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Fresh water v. salt water

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From Greek agora to Walmart

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He spoke too soon

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War without end

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  26 November 2013 Contrary to the propaganda disseminated for years by deferential western media, the United … Continue reading

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Democracy? No thanks!

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Mutual Assured Destruction

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