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Reflecting on September 11: a call to our better angels (via Hey, it’s Pat Ryan’s blog!)

Posted in Society with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 17/09/2011 by Living out of Eden

Reflecting on September 11: a call to our better angels In the entry hallway at our house we have a framed picture of the night skyline of Lower Manhattan as seen from New Jersey, the twinkling twin towers of the World Trade Center the focal point.  The caption under the photo reads, “We’ll never forget.”  Not forget what happened that day?  That’s the easy part. That morning I was at my desk at work with the television tuned to CNN, trying to concentrate on the newspaper, when I became barely conscio … Read More

via Hey, it's Pat Ryan's blog!

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Denial

Posted in Crisis, Culture, Economics, Ethics, Philosophy, politics, Society, Technology with tags , , , , , , , , , on 11/06/2011 by Living out of Eden

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/08/opinion/08friedman.html?_r=1

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