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Idea: The Automation of Terrorism

June 14, 2017 - 23:43 -- Admin

I figured out what I'm going to talk about at the Prime Minister's conference in Singapore next month:  the automation of terrorism.  Here's the outline of what I'm going to discuss (I already have most of the thinking on this topic already done and the trend is already in motion).

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The Common Driver of Public Violence

June 6, 2017 - 06:47 -- Admin

Mass killings in London, Portland, and Orlando over the last seven days (occurring at an increasing rate).   We have categories for each type of attack:

  • London:  Homegrown Jihadi terrorist attack.
  • Portland:  Hate crime murders.
  • Orlando:  Lethal postal rage in the workplace.

If we examine each category by itself, it's hard to determine any underlying factors common to the attack of that type.  Jihadi terrorism has lots of contributing factors. 

The Case for Neo Isolationism

April 11, 2017 - 02:38 -- Admin

It appears that neo-conservatives are now in control of the Trump White House.  

The bombing of the Assad regime in Syria announced to the world the US was still in the business of micromanaging global political outcomes through the selective use of violence (a profoundly anti-conservative notion).

That's bad news.  The US record on military adventurism and regime change over the last few decades has been stunningly bad.  

How Trump and Bannon Could Restructure US Politics Overnight

March 11, 2017 - 10:57 -- Admin

We live in a world where we can get nearly everything instantly.  

Instant information.  Instant entertainment.  Instant communications.  Instant transactions.    

Simply and rightly, we have come to expect our decisions to yield instant results from the systems that serve us.  

Well, that's true for every system except our political system.    

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