It is so hard to admit that we are wrong. In this venue I’ve shared several times of a life-long effort to “be right,” an effort that still rears its head even in this venue! 366 more words
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The Battle Against Political Extremism
Welcome to another instalment of Food For Thought Friday.
What will the General Election coming up here in the good old UK, I am probably going to be writing a lot more about politics and the parties, thus, today’s discussion of interest will be focussed on the potential for Britain to fall into the trap of political extremism. 788 more words
Two days ago Senator Ted Cruz presented his stock-issue tale of woes, wrapping it up by saying, “Your world is on fire!” An alarmed three-year old girl in the crowd innocently asked, to no one in particular, “Is the world on fire?” As the crowd chuckled, Cruz tried to soften the blow with an answer but he had done his damage. 306 more words