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The proper exercise of power

While Obama and Kerry and Putin all have “power”, I am not sure how expert they are at “the proper exercise of power”. The examples of Syria and now the Ukraine convince me that they – by virtue of their positions – wield power but they are a long way from being practitioners of the “proper” exercise of power. 106 more words


Representation vs. reality

I guess it’s kind of significant to mention that I am currently completing a degree in English Literature, and have recently been reading into the theories of Jean Baudrillard. 487 more words

EQ? But it's out of context

(photo by Kate Linder from Perfect Picture Photography)

About a week and a half ago, Jeff Nguyen from deconstructingmyths.com/‎ explained that sometimes it isn’t only the content of conversation which meets resistance, but the emotional tone as well.   964 more words