Monthly Archives: January 2014

What is education?

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“Just” war and Just War Theory–A thorough debunking

Here is Michael Waltzer, giving a synopsis: Here is Obama, evoking “Just” War theory in the context of his bellicose positions: On Obama’s “Just” Wars: http://consortiumnews.com/2013/05/24/obama-distorts-just-war-principles/ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22653473 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/michael-brenner/just-war-theory-foreign-policy_b_1570546.html

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Criminalizing addiction

This VICE documentary offers an up close portrait of one man’s struggle with drug addiction. What stands out to me is the plain uselessness of state policies criminalizing drug addiction. The man’s life is doubly destroyed; not only must he … Continue reading

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