Christina De Wet's Blog – November 2014 Archive (2)

%REASON & PEACE&??

Dear friends and family

A few thoughts to be shared with you today:

Word games are destructive. Become the generation who serve and have no expectation to be served by another. Do as much as you can yourself first before delegating it to others. Life on the planet will only change through the continued efforts of authentic human beings. We are all more than any one culture or tradition. Remember therefore who you are at your core.

You "bee" at…

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Added by Christina De Wet on November 19, 2014 at 4:09am — 6 Comments

NO MEANS NO!

To The Gang: The answer is no - NEVER! Be at peace and the world will become a happier, safer more enjoyable place. Stop bullying people who do not believe in your empty promises or bedtime stories.

Accept that we are in the 21st century and new better ways of living are open to all. No domination or crusades applicable any longer.

If you want cyber peace, let it begin with you first. Good advice - be a genuine friend, not a predator or salesperson. We all have freedom of…

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Added by Christina De Wet on November 11, 2014 at 8:23am — No Comments

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Privacy, Surveillance, & the Terrorist Trap, with Tom Parker

How can investigators utilize new technology like facial recognition software while respecting the rights of suspects and the general public? What are the consequences of government overreaction to terrorist threats? Tom Parker, author of "Avoiding the Terrorist Trap," discusses privacy, surveillance, and more in the context of counterterrorism.

A Parting of Values: America First versus Transactionalism

"The existing divide in American foreign policy discourse has been the extent to which the U.S. must actively propagate and spread its values, or defend them or promote them even when there is no interest at stake," writes Senior Fellow Nikolas Gvosdev. How does American civil society demand consideration of moral and ethical concerns in the decisions both to go to war and how the war will be prosecuted?

Suleimani Is Dead, but Diplomacy Shouldn’t Be

Carnegie Council fellow and Pacific Delegate Philip Caruso advocates for the value of diplomacy in the aftermath of the U.S. killing Iran's general Qassem Suleimani. "Iran cannot win a war against the United States, nor can the United States afford to fight one," he argues. This article was originally published in "Foreign Policy" and is posted here with kind permission.

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