Course Keys **** A way for a group of people to become aware of their differing perspectives, ideals, values, assumptions and preoccupation --- is for them to put the following "Dangerous Realities" in order of how dangerous each person believes they are --- then engage in open and honest dialogue about why they have their different perspectives, ideals, values, assumptions and preoccupations. On the basis of what experiences, belifs, convictions, etc?

1. Alienation generated through unilateral actions of people, 2. Repression-of-Open-and-Honest-Dialogue by Domineering-Bullies, 3. Being-Proud of knowing who is Good, and who is Evil, 4. Being-Proud of Winning Collusive-Games-of-Mutual-Self-Deception, 5. Hubris in Concentrating-Wealth-and-Powers, 6. Worshipping One-Superior-Isolated-Virtue as God, 7. Defending Systemic-Distributive-Injustice, 8. Defending the most powerful Military-Industrial-Complexes, 9. Imposing substantial taxes on the most profitable corporations and investors, 10. Shalom driving Military-Contractors out of business, 11. Shalom driving THE Most-Profitable Health-Insurance-Companies out of business, 12. Shalom restricting what services --- For-Profit-Corporations can offer, 13. Shalom Regulating Banks' Most-Profitable Interest Rates, 14. Shalom Regulating Extreme Concentrations of Energy, Wealth and Powers, 15. Shalom Exposing Arrogant and Self-Righteous Religious-Leaders, 16. Shalom Exposing Collusive-Games of Mutual-Self-Deception, 17. Shalom Exposing Pretentious-and-Dishonest Religious-Leaders, 18. Shalom Exposing Corruption caused by Concentrations of Wealth-and-Powers, 19. Shalom Exposing Wars as being motivated by greed and alienative intentions, 20. Shalom Exposing the differences between Conformity and Personal/Communal Integrity. How would you yourselve re-organize the above "Dangerous Realities" in order of how dangerous you yourself believe they are in the long- term for the Whole-Crew of Space-Ship-Earth? Start open and honest dialogues with your current friends about significant differences between your perspectives, and their perspectives. Seek to Mitigate-Alienative-Conflicts between your perspectives, ideals, values, principles, beliefs, convictions, etc. (c) 2009 by Paul A. Smith in Search for Integrity and Honesty (On Being Yourself, Whole and Healthy)