Politics

Inside the UN

“The goal of the UN is to prevent war and eliminate poverty.” This statement was repeated several times by our tour guide at the Vienna International Centre, one of the four international headquarters of the United Nations (the others are in New York City, Geneva, and Nairobi). We moved through the enormous plaza and corridors … Continue reading »

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Conflicted

I realize that my personal viewpoints on the US, the military, politics,  and patriotism are not that same as most people of my acquaintance or even in my own family. I realize that some of the things in the post might not sit well with many people. I hope you know that I sincerely do not mean … Continue reading »

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