The primary aims of government, I suggest, should be three: security, justice, and conservation. These are things of the utmost importance to human happiness, and they are things which only government can bring about. Russell, Bertrand. Authority and the Individual. … Continue reading
Let snarks fight snarks.
If it is inspired by hate, then it is pointless. If it is inspired by profit, then war will render it unprofitable.
1948 Siege of Changchun: The Communist army starved 150,000 civilians to death. “Changchun was like Hiroshima,” Zhang wrote. “The casualties were about the same. Hiroshima took nine seconds; Changchun took five months.” Source: http://community.seattletimes.nwsource.com/archive/?date=19901122&slug=1105487 http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/02/world/asia/02anniversary.html?pagewanted=all
Define ” is identical with ” as meaning “whatever is true of is true of ,” i.e. ” always implies .” (1) Dem. If is identical with and ” is identical with , then is identical with a. Although the … Continue reading