rePost::Why Do People Bother Voting? | PsyBlog

This doesn’t make much sense at first sight but the mind works in mysterious ways. People know there are others who think the same way they do and if people like them don’t vote then their candidate is unlikely to win. Therefore they need to vote themselves. It sounds like a twisted kind of logic […]

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rePost::Roger Ebert’s Journal: Political Archives

Rousseau didn’t believe the rights he called for existed in our natural state. They became necessary when we began to live in large groups. It is necessary to trust that men will have the same general values if we travel a mile from home, or a hundred miles. We hope not to be robbed or […]

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rePost::Roger Ebert’s Journal: Political Archives

Is there the great Filipino Documentary? If there is would someone please let me know. For those people who can access joost here is the link to the whole film http://www.joost.com/37rhklr/t/Hoop-Dreams#id=37rhklr One noble purpose of documentaries, he said, is to be on the side of the kinds of people asking that question. Then he quoted […]

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rePost::Asia Times Online :: China News, China Business News, Taiwan and Hong Kong News and Business.

China’s graduate glut grows By Antoaneta Bezlova BEIJING – Feng Danya studied foreign languages. She had hoped to be part of a growing local company and grow with them, she said. But her timing was wrong. She graduated in the summer of uncertainty for the global economy and many Chinese start-ups. “I now work in […]

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rePost::Body of beheaded Jolo principal found – INQUIRER.net, Philippine News for Filipinos

I’ve sadi that war is not an option, sadly I may backtrack on this. Some people deserve what is coming to them. Body of beheaded Jolo principal found Rest of remains dumped near military camp By Julie Alipala Inquirer Mindanao First Posted 16:05:00 11/09/2009 Filed Under: Kidnapping, Crime, Education, Acts of terror, The Southern Campaign, […]

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