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Disillusion

The struggle out of misery,
the drama in violence,
corrupted by mockery,
innocence stolen.

A captive heart,
souls drenched in tears,
wounded by time,
shattering dreams… 20 more words

Poetry

Doing Diplomacy

Diplomacy…
The principle of people and politicians
Except unless, as one might expect,
The sense of opposing dispositions
Is plainly insurmountable
Those present truly accountable… 322 more words

Three challenges for ‘politically smart’ programming (and me)

“So, I’m still reading about TWIA”, I said to my new boss one morning over coffee.

“TWIA?” he frowned, peering at me quizzically. “What’s that?” 1,095 more words

Governance

Personal Will, Anyone?

Question:  What do Stephen Hawking and Shamsia Husseini have in common?

Answer:  They both know the power of personal will.

Ms Soapbox has been thinking a lot about “personal will” since she heard the term used by Sally Armstrong in a speech at the… 811 more words

Politics And Government

Thinking out of box - Malnutrition fiasco

“Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.”

We, in Pakistan, are at least doing same things consistently with ‘malnutrition’; we do the survey, cry over the high rates, bully the government and come with same interventions (but with newer names). 740 more words

Political Will

Measles and miseries: A gift or curse

Measles was described by Muhammad ibn Zakariya ar-Razi (860-932) or Rhazes – a Persian philosopher and physician, in the 10th century A.D. as a disease that is “more dreaded than smallpox”. 531 more words

Political Will