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  •  I am astonished (2+ / 0-)
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    geomoo, CuriousBoston

    that I have never thought it through or said it as clearly as you just have.  Thank you. Deming once said that ever system is perfectly designed to produce that which it produces.  To change the outputs, you must change the design.

    For a read on how our daily practice can change, read Pema Chodrun's Practicing Peace in Times of War.

    •  Thanks for the recommendation. (1+ / 0-)
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      teacherken

      My words are received wisdom from Andrew Bacevich, especially as described in The Limits of Power.

      There is nothing reasonable being discussed as solutions to any of our problems. - pgm 01

      by geomoo on Sun Nov 14, 2010 at 11:36:50 AM PST

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