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Willful Blind...

… a great post on ‘Why We Ignore the Obvious: The Psychology of Willful Blindness’ From Brainpickings.org

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I especially like the part where the nature of love is discussed… 50 more words

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The Emerging Conspiracy of Silence – A Fool’s Paradise.

                  

It is now all too common to hear:

“I’m not a conspiracy theorist, but….”  –  the new millennium’s  “I’m not a racist, but…”.

And I’d have to admit, my world weary view is that planned conspiracies are way beyond the intellectual and organising capabilities of the powerful-but-stupid. 1,154 more words

Willful Blindness

Willful blindness is an uncomfortable topic. It casts light on the dark side of subject matter people have been purposely trying not see or hear. Sometimes a blind eye is turned to protect oneself from criminal liability or social responsibility, sometimes loyalty plays a large part, but amazingly, often it is because people simply do not want to believe or accept things that are inconvenient. 642 more words

John 14:27: God's Yardstick – The Law of Love – Part V

John 14:27: God’s Yardstick – The Law of Love – Part V

Peacemakers

Saturday, January 23, 2016

We continue to see God’s yardstick in the New Testament. 396 more words

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ISLAM’S SEXUAL ABUSES IN SWEDEN AND THE “CULTURAL CHALLENGE”

Sweden and Europe will soon learn, the hard way, why women do not go out alone on the streets of Kabul.

By Nima Gholam Ali Pour… 404 more words

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Wilful Blindness

Margaret Heffernan draws you into her book on this subject by starting right where the heart is: with our relationships. Or, as she puts it, opposites attract but they never marry. 1,105 more words

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Your Weekly Foreign Affairs Links

Hope you’ve had as good a week as the Gitmo detainees.  This week The Cipher Brief posted a bunch of good articles to consider for the next travel briefing you give/get.   172 more words

War On Terror