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Can War Be Abolished?

CAN WAR BE ABOLISHED?

By Bertrand Russell.

Is it possible to persuade mankind to live without war? War is an ancient institution which has existed for at least six thousand years. It  has always been cruel and usually foolish, but in the past the human race managed to live with it. Modern ingenuity has changed this.

Either Man will abolish war, or war will abolish Man. For the present, it is nuclear weapons which may, before long, offer an even greater threat. If we succeed in abolishing nuclear weapons, our work will not be done.

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Sex Discrimination in the Workplace

SEX DISCRIMINATION IN THE WORKPLACE
Feminist organizations showed people that discrimination existed everywhere. They showed that it was difficult! for women to?eriter various professions. In 1972, for example, only 9.3% of doctors and dentists were women, only 4% of all lawyers and judges were female,  and only 13% of all medical students were women.

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Shame and Pain of Operation Clean Hands

THE SHAME AND PAIN OF SUDDEN RUIN  –  Operation Clean Hands
Walter Armanini, a city councilor, was on route to his Milan office on May 19, 1992 when his car phone rang. “There are people waiting for you at the office,” said a colleague. “They won’t give their names, and they won’t go away.”

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Singapore’s Traffic Policy

SINGAPORE’S TRAFFIC POLICY
Singapore possesses all the ingredients for traffic disaster. The island city-state has a large population (3 million), a limited land area (626.4 sq.km), booming economic growth and one of the highest automobile densities in the world (81 per km of roadway, vs. 43 in Japan and 17 in the U.S.). In other rapidly growing Asian metropolises, like Bangkok, Taipei and Seoul, such conditions have wreaked bumper-to-bumper bedlam- in the streets.

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Holy Quran – Sura Fatiha

Holy Quran – SURA 1. Fatiha, or the Opening Chapter

1. In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful.

2. Praise be to Allah, the Cherisher and Sustainer of the worlds;

3. Most Gracious, Most Merciful;

4. Master of the Day of Judgment.

5. Thee do we worship, and Thine aid we seek.

6. Show us the straight way,

7. The way of those on whom Thou hast bestowed Thy Grace, those whose [portion] is not wrath, and who go not astray.

Holy Quran Sura Fatiha
Sura Fatiha

Holy Quran – NewSky24.com

 

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the Centre for Alternative Technology

the Centre for Alternative Technology

 High on a hill in Mid-Wales near Machynlleth, a group of idealists have shown that man can harmlessly draw energy from nature. In the past 13 years, this group, some 30 adults with their children, has  demonstrated the success of harnessing the energy of the sun, the wind and the rain to generate sufficient power for their needs.

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