Edmund Burke

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Al-Ahram Weekly
‘I couldn’t care less’the terror of war, but also the horror of peace… Insensitivity, detachment, pas
‘I couldn’t care less’
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
the terror of war, but also the horror of peace… Insensitivity, detachment, passiveness, listlessness… One could go on. Edmund Burke believed that: “The human mind is not for the most part in a state of pain or pleasure, which I call a state of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Never #NeverTrump - Not Voting Trump Is Republican Suicideand often unpredictable populist venting became preferable to being sent to the
Never #NeverTrump - Not Voting Trump Is Republican Suicide
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
and often unpredictable populist venting became preferable to being sent to the library to be enlightened by Adam Smith or Edmund Burke. Outsourcing and offshoring did not make the U.S more competitive, at least for most Americans outside of Wall... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
A LESSON IN PERSEVERANCEshe said, “never generalize. This applies to today’s political situations and t
A LESSON IN PERSEVERANCE
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
she said, “never generalize. This applies to today’s political situations and to our own lives.” She shared a quote from Edmund Burke, “The only thing necessary for evil to triumph is for good people to do nothing.” Reflecting on Sunday’s 15th... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Gators close out Jagsto make adjustments at the plate after seeing Pinewood’s pitcher,” Newton. “Eit
Gators close out Jags
Statesboro Herald / Posted 12 days ago
to make adjustments at the plate after seeing Pinewood’s pitcher,” Newton. “Either way I think we hit pretty well as a team.” Bulloch Academy (4-9, 1-1) hits the road to start back region play today when they face Edmund Burke (6-3, 0-2) at 4:00 p... Read more
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The New Statesman
Groundhog Day is so good, you'll want to see it again and againcare and the NHS. As if that were not enough, young people face losing the free
Groundhog Day is so good, you'll want to see it again and again
The New Statesman / Posted 23 days ago
care and the NHS. As if that were not enough, young people face losing the freedom to study and work elsewhere in Europe. Edmund Burke described the idea of an intergenerational contract as “a partnership not only between those who are living, but... Read more
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The New Statesman
The baby boomers last laugh? Why young Britain is losing outcare and the NHS. As if that were not enough, young people face losing the free
The baby boomers last laugh? Why young Britain is losing out
The New Statesman / Posted 24 days ago
care and the NHS. As if that were not enough, young people face losing the freedom to study and work elsewhere in Europe. Edmund Burke described the idea of an intergenerational contract as “a partnership not only between those who are living, but... Read more
24d
Slate
The Biggest Political Lie of 2016rescued only by an enlightened but autocratic ruler. Most revealingly, in his R
The Biggest Political Lie of 2016
Slate / Posted 24 days ago
rescued only by an enlightened but autocratic ruler. Most revealingly, in his Reflections on the Revolution in France, Edmund Burke condemns radical and nonconformist preachers, who use their pulpits “not for the diffusion of truth, but for the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Discriminatory practices are not limited to schoolstransform! A famous adage says: “The only thing necessary for the triumph of e
Discriminatory practices are not limited to schools
News 24 South Africa / Posted 25 days ago
transform! A famous adage says: “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is that good people must say nothing” (Edmund Burke). To say that South Africa has a constitution that enshrines freedom of expression, human dignity and respect,... Read more
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Breitbart
Arizona U.S. Senate Primary Election Results--Update: McCain Winswill continue– those of us who believe that “Liberty ought to be the direct end
Arizona U.S. Senate Primary Election Results--Update: McCain Wins
Breitbart / Posted 25 days ago
will continue– those of us who believe that “Liberty ought to be the direct end of Government” as Patrick Henry wrote. As Edmund Burke, the philosophical founder of conservatism said, “Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
How to tell if your boss is a psychopathwas tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of
How to tell if your boss is a psychopath
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
was tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of evil through inaction or indifference. As Edmund Burke noted, "The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing". You don't need to be a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
George H.W. Bush: A new family dynasty founded in Houstona Yale graduate and son of moderate Connecticut U.S. Sen. Prescott Bush, quoted
George H.W. Bush: A new family dynasty founded in Houston
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
a Yale graduate and son of moderate Connecticut U.S. Sen. Prescott Bush, quoted the 18th century philosopher Edmund Burke. "I voted from conviction," he said, "not out of intimidation or fear, but because of a feeling deep in my heart... Read more
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The Washington Times
Colin Kaepernick’s point in sitting during anthem deserves considerationhappening in society. Concern for your fellow man shouldn’t end once you reach
Colin Kaepernick’s point in sitting during anthem deserves consideration
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
happening in society. Concern for your fellow man shouldn’t end once you reach a certain income level. British philosopher Edmund Burke said “the only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” That includes wealthy... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How to tell if your boss is a psychopathwas tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of
How to tell if your boss is a psychopath
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
was tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of evil through inaction or indifference. As Edmund Burke noted, "The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing". You don't need to be a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How to tell if your boss is a psychopathwas tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of
How to tell if your boss is a psychopath
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
was tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of evil through inaction or indifference. As Edmund Burke noted, "The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing". You don't need to be a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How to tell if your boss is a psychopathwas tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of
How to tell if your boss is a psychopath
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
was tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of evil through inaction or indifference. As Edmund Burke noted, "The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing". You don't need to be a... Read more
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26d
Raw Story
How to tell if your boss is a psychopath – and what to do about itwas tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of
How to tell if your boss is a psychopath – and what to do about it
Raw Story / Posted 26 days ago
was tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of evil through inaction or indifference. As Edmund Burke noted, “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing”. You don’t need to be a... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
How To Tell If Your Boss Is A Psychopath (And What To Do About It)was tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of
How To Tell If Your Boss Is A Psychopath (And What To Do About It)
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 27 days ago
was tantamount to death so our instincts are to conform. Passive tolerance of evil through inaction or indifference. As Edmund Burke noted, “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing”. You don’t need to be a... Read more
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