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Policymakers and Society

Why is it that policies created by government often overlook the obvious benefit of the greater population? For example, back when the Civil War ended, instead of integrating African-Americans into American society as functional citizens, the government pretty much left them hanging in an abyss of poverty. 292 more words

Politics

CALGARY TRAGEDY

Many teens were killed this week and people are wondering why. I think the young man had his first schizophrenic break. People, of course, don’t want to hear this, but they must ask themselves if there were any signs. 181 more words

OUR WORLD

An Invitation ...

You are warmly invited to view my new sacred geometry artwork –

THE UNFOLDING & FLOWERING OF THE GARDEN.

Each piece is a unique one-of-a-kind template, created via sacred geometry (with occasional added images), to open a door to and encourage the flourishing of The Garden here and now; to shine a light on a world that, at another level of our awareness, already exists – a world of beauty, harmony, and love where all prosper in balance and joy. 224 more words

Our World

Our World: Spring Puts In An Appearance

(Note:  All pictures may be enlarged by clicking on them.)

This is my post for the Our World meme.  This meme is a second generation of My World Tuesday created by Klaus Peter and is hosted by three wonderful ladies.  159 more words

Tennessee

How You Fight a War Matters

I have recently been to a conference in which an anthropologist, Hugh Gusterson, gave a speech on the use of drones and its ethical implications. 1,533 more words

Our World

Who pays the price?

Source: http://9gag.tv/

viveka reblogged this on myguiltypleasures and commented:

This is worth to give 10 min to this video - all in the cost of our need of the latest electronics. We just buy  new versions all the time ... specially mobile phones. This video was an BIG eye opener for me - and I will think twice before I buy something new and anyhow why do we buy new gadgets all the time, when our old still function fine??? Truly scary stuff  and this is going on so many places around the world where our "toys" are being manufactured and we expose ourselves too when we use them. [youtube=http://youtu.be/ns-kJ5Podjw] Feature image provided by and thanks to: businessweek.com