Category Archives: Paradigm Shifts

Leftward Shift by Conservative Cleric Leaves Saudis Perplexed

A change of perspective from Saudi Arabian cleric gives us hope for rapport. Mr. Awda, alone among Saudi clerics, openly welcomed the Arab uprisings of 2011, and even published a book called “Questions of Revolution.” Promptly banned here but widely … Continue reading

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Letter to Barack 21: The Need for Fundamental Paradigm and Culture Shifts

Dear President Obama, Hopefully the failure of the Obama Administration will make it easier to communicate the need for fundamental paradigm and culture shifts. Your failure is especially instructive because you have done everything right, or at least almost everything … Continue reading

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Letter to Barack #20: Slouching Towards Bethlehem

Dear President Obama, Now we have celebrated yet another Christmas with millions on the outside looking in. They are outsiders excluded from our annual fête de la prosperité. They are selling knick-knacks on the sidewalks, washing the windshields of cars … Continue reading

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