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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 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
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