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A Solution for North Korean Crisis

A Solution for North Korean Crisis

  The situation regarding North Korea and other conflicts around the world, is like two men wrestling on a train track; fighting between themselves: unaware of the bigger danger of the train approaching, threatening to run over both of them. Mankind faces many challenges that threaten our way of life and our existence on this […]

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Will Donald Trump make a good American President?

Will Donald Trump make a good American President?

  With sufficient wisdom, it is unlikely that you will make the wrong decision. Fundamentally, wisdom involves three things: listening, thinking and meditating. One of the basic tenants of wisdom is to listen to the advice of knowledge persons. Senior legal title of ‘Queens Counsel’ (QC) comes from senior officers who gave advice of to […]

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War or Peace? Tyranny like the dinosaurs are destined for extinction.

  Imagine a fierce and aggressive wild animal, like a bear, a leopard or an enraged elephant was marauding your neighborhood, killing many innocent people without regard.  It would normal that such a destructive beast would be met with an opposing force, wishing to eradicate the threat to the peace and well being of the […]

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Malaysia Airlines plane crashes in eastern Ukraine

MH17 and the brutality of war.

  Our hearts go out to the victims; and family and friends, of the Malaysian Airline flight MH17, we are deeply saddened by your loss. The downing of MH17 and the killing of innocent lives represents the ghastliness, shocking, brutal, destructive and abhorrent nature of war. This is not an isolated case. But it certainly […]

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Iraq and Syria War

    It is with concern for the people murdered, the injured, the displaced and living in fear, from the recent reports from Iraqi and ongoing events in Syria. The effects of the Iraq and Syrian war are likely to spread beyond their boarders, into the Middle East and beyond: as the humanitarian crises, created […]

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Reform of the UN Security Council is needed.

   The inability of the United Nations Security Council to act towards significant military acts of aggression by the government of Syria against its own people. A conflict that has continued for over 3 years  and with the grave humanitarian crisis of 100,000 deaths and 2.4 million registered refugees according to UNCHR figures. (1) Along with […]

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The futility of War

   War only creates greater conflict. No resolution is achieved through war. The people who are attacked are bound to have feelings of injustice. War breeds contempt and is justification for counter attack in the mind of the opponents. Thus conflict only breeds further conflict. Brute force is a barbaric, destructive and costly means. The […]

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A Solution to War

  War itself is highly destructive and costly, to both sides of a conflict: both in human life and money. War is uncertain; particularly where the ‘enemy’ is not particularly confined to a sovereign state, and where their agents have taken up residence in many countries of our world. Their objective is not just to […]

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Prayer for Peace

  There is only one supreme, divine Creator of all life. Just as different languages may have different words to describe the only sun in our sky. So do some religions, may have a different word to describe our sole Creator: be it God or Allah (or any other name we may call him). He […]

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