Articles by: C Ikehara

No New Mass Shootings In The Last Five Minutes?

No New Mass Shootings In The Last Five Minutes?

  The president embarked on his first foreign trip with a clear-eyed outlook that the world is not a “global community” but an arena where nations, nongovernmental actors and businesses engage and compete for advantage. We bring to this forum unmatched military, political, economic, cultural and moral strength. Rather than deny this elemental nature of international affairs, we embrace it….[Read More…]

by 24/11/2017 3 comments Life/Philosophy
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“The Narrative Of Progress Is No Longer Sustainable.”

  When I read that in the New York Times article, ” A Critical History Asks, What Does It Mean to Be Modern?”(Aug.26), the Counter Currents article “‘Gandhi Was Perfectly Sensible To Call Industrial Civilisation ‘A Nine Days Wonder’” (Sep.23) came to mind. Has modernity been about allowing the short term to blind us to the long term?: For too[Read More…]

by 09/03/2017 3 comments Life/Philosophy