Terrorism and the Question of Humanity

On November 17, 2015, in Articles, by admin

Terrorism and the Question of Humanity By Brenda Heard On 15 November, The New York Times published an article entitled “Beirut, Also the Site of Deadly Attacks, Feels Forgotten.”  It highlights the disparity between the global solidarity expressed for Paris following the deadly 13 November attacks and the lack thereof expressed for Beirut after it […]

Between Flying Rumours and Real Dialogue

On September 22, 2011, in blog posts, by admin

Between Flying Rumours and Real Dialogue That dialogue is the means to solve the many problems in our world is an unquestionable proposition to which most, if not all, readily assent. What constitutes real dialogue—in the fast-flying world of tweets and pokes—is an entirely different question altogether. The suggestion that one can have a conversation […]