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Thinking Aloud: Egyptian History May Not Repeat Itself, But It Rhymes

Aug. 26, 2014 by Darius 

It is now widely acknowledged that Egypt and the UAE actually did bomb Libya’s capital city last week, intervening against Islamist fighters in Tripoli. 447 more words

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Thinking Aloud: Why Qatar?

Aug. 25, 2014 by Darius 

An American writer imprisoned in Syria by the al-Qaeda affiliate the al-Nusra Front since 2012 was released yesterday.  His release was secured largely thanks Qatar’s involvement in the negotiations.  149 more words

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The uniqueness of this world is the fact that there are so many people living all at once, yet we all have different thoughts, experiences, and values that we hold dear to us. 293 more words

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Dead Ninjas

As you might expect, I know quite a few other consultants.  One thing with which I think each of us struggles is our positioning statement:  what is it that we do and why is how we do it different (and better) and others.   336 more words

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Thinking Aloud: "The Ukraine Crisis and Russia's Place in the International Order"

Aug. 24, 2014 by Darius 

Today is Ukrainian independence day.  With the current tension between Ukraine and Russia and the West and Russia, many people are wondering what motivates Russian President Putin and what his next move will be.   597 more words

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Monday Awe

The Ecstasy of Art

The artist takes in the world, but instead of being oppressed by it, he reworks it in his own personality and recreates it in the work of art. -Ernest Becker

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Student Robot

PromptCongrats — you’ve been handed a robot whose sole job is to relieve you of one chore, job, or responsibility you particularly hate. What is it? 67 more words

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