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How to Kill the Future

The children are the future of any society.  How you groom your children will determine your future. The Times of India reports that Pakistan’s children are being converted into terrorists.  According to the report [14 Dec], the “Pakistani police rescued … Continue reading

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The Ghost of Kurtz

One of the paradoxes of human existence is that society corrupts while solitude can be highly destructive.  Solitude is not a solution for the problems raised by society.  Joseph Conrad is a novelist who explored these themes extensively in his … Continue reading

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The Adequate Person

  Psychologist B. Von Haller Gilmer identifies four characteristics of the fully functioning personality or what he calls ‘the adequate person’. He thinks well of himself.  He knows his capacities as well as limitations.  He thinks well of others.  He … Continue reading

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