Monthly Archives: October 2015

Outrage of the Month : America’s War on Halloween

“May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house”. (George Carlin) “Humans are nervous, touchy creatures and can be easily offended… They become focused and energized by taking offense; its makes them feel meaningful and important”. … Continue reading

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Svetlana Alexievich

“To bear witness is an aggressive act. It is born out of refusal to bow to outside pressures to revise or repress experience, a decision to embrace conflict rather than conformity, to endure a lifetime of anger and pain rather … Continue reading

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Bombs Without Borders : Smoke and Mirrors in Afghanistan

“In war, truth is often the first casualty”. (Aeschylus) “War is peace” (George Orwell, 1984) “War in one form or another appeared with the first man. … The capacity of human beings to think up new ways of killing one … Continue reading

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