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This is Previous-Essay <== This-Essay ==> Following-Essay Click HERE on this line to find essays via Your-Key-Words. {Most frequent wordstarts of each essay will be put here.} ========================================================== %RESPECT RESPONSE COERCION VIOLENCE MANIPULATION+950722 %DISHONEST ADDICT COLLUSION EVIL ALIENATION SIN+950722 %WAR TERRORISTS MILITARISTS CRIMINALS LEGALISTS+950722 %ARMS RACE NUCLEAR WEAPONS BOMBS MISSILES DEFEND 950722 One of our primary dilemmas is to find integrative ways to agree upon what kinds of responses are worthy of respect and support---especially when we are confronted with people who are: COERCIVE VIOLENT MANIPULATIVE DISHONEST ADDICTIVE COLLUSIVE ALIENATIVE EXCLUSIVE ARROGANT RUDE DECEPTIVE SECRETIVE SELF-RIGHTEOUS DEMANDING PRETENTIOUS COMBATIVE DEFENSIVE OFFENSIVE If we are not careful, our responses to such disintegrative behaviors are echoes of the disintegrative behaviors---and we are likely to fall into the trap of respecting and supporting those people who respond to such disintegrative behaviors in ways which are echoes of the disintegrative behaviors. To echo disintegrative behaviors with disintegrative behaviors---is to surrender to the people who engage in disintegrative behaviors! By engaging in such echo behaviors we become controlled by the people who engage in disintegrative behaviors---and both we and our communities disintegrate. (c) 2005 by Paul A. Smith in (On Being Yourself, Whole and Healthy) ==========================================================