Global Arms Sales Paint Chilling Picture of World at War

http://theantimedia.org/global-arms-sales-war/ February 21, 2017 at 1:10 pm Written by Darius Shahtahmasebi  Global sales of major arms systems have risen over the past five years to the highest volume since the end of the Cold War, according to the Stockholm International Peace Institute’s (SIPRI) annual report on arms sales. SIPRI, an international institute that researches “conflict, armaments, arms control and … Continue reading Global Arms Sales Paint Chilling Picture of World at War

Young Men Are Natural Fanatics

https://aeon.co/opinions/what-every-dictator-knows-young-men-are-natural-fanatics by Joe Herbert, emeritus professor of neuroscience eat the University of Cambridge. Young men are particularly liable to become fanatics. Every dictator, every guru, every religious leader, knows this. Fanatics have an overwhelming sense of identity based on a cause (a religion) or a community (gang, team), and a tight and exclusive bond with … Continue reading Young Men Are Natural Fanatics