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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.  

Political Networking (how social networking is changing politics forever)

February 11, 2017 - 10:13 -- Admin

Social networking is changing politics, that fact should be clear by now.  A simple proof:  Trump wouldn't be in the White House without it.

But where is political networking taking us?  That's the BIG question. I've been doing lots of thinking about this (it's going into my book). Here's my shorthand for where our political system is headed. We have three political networks to choose from:

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