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Tag: War

  • In need of the wisdom of de-escalation

    In need of the wisdom of de-escalation

    To prevent a global disaster we badly need to stop the escalation of international conflicts, like the one between North Korea and the US. But how can we open the way to de-escalation? And can law or mediation contribute anything here?
  • Living in a world of give and take

    Living in a world of give and take

    We tend to respond to the taking away behaviour of terrorists and criminals in general by taking away even more from them, and focus as a result on what we do not want in our world. Yet it is important to shift our focus to what we actually do want.