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When we are victims of:
Wars Terrorism Domination Arrogance Self-Righteousness Pretentiousness
Prejudice Biases Ignorance Provincialism Confusion Hubris
It is always important that we make concerted-cooperative-efforts to assess the costs to everybody's families and to all
communal integrities --- due to the evolving patterns in the above realities; in comparison to the possible patterns of:
1. Being-Graciously-Together cooperating in the Communal-Sanctuaries-of-Shalom.
2. Open and Honest Dialogues about all of the basic humane needs for all members of the Crew of Tiny-Space-Ship-Earth.
3. Patterns of Gobble Mutually-Agreeable-Cooperation and Collaborations through Mitigating-our-Own-Alienative-Conflicts.
4. Gracious-Processes of Integration throughout God's Astronomically-Tiny Space-Ship-Earth.
5. Investing in Adequate-Housing for all members of the Crew of God's Astronomically-Tiny Space-Ship-Earth.
6. Investing in Basic-Health-Care for all members of the Crew of God's Astronomically-Tiny Space-Ship-Earth.
7. Investing in Basic-Education for all of the children of the Crew of God's Astronomically-Tiny Space-Ship-Earth.
8. Investing in the Integration of Diverse Peoples into the lives of all Neighborhoods within Space-Ship-Earth.
9. Investing in Inter-Religious Open-and-Honest-Dialogues within all Neighborhoods within Space-Ship-Earth.
10. Investing in Long-Term-Sustainable Civility-and-Civilizations within all Neighborhoods within Space-Ship-Earth.
All failures to make the above INVESTMENTS augment the breeding grounds for the augmentation of terrorists and terrorism.
Most people who have developed traditional systems of: (1) Ethics, (2) Morality, (3) Etiquette and (4) Propriety --- have
failed to be truly helpful - - - to-the-extent-that they have failed to give-adequate-consideration to the following
complicated; but usually present factors:
1. The ways in which Domineering-Bullies of all kinds can take advantage of any Prescriptive-System related to humans
making their own considered choices regarding: priorities, ideals, values, perspectives, principles, attitudes,
2. The difficulties in speaking adequately in relevant ways to the ways in which people and their inherited: traits,
abilities, disabilities, dispositions, ideals, values, principles, visions, virtues, vices, injuries, and greed
- - - are different - - - - in ways which complicate how we can Mitigating-our-own-Alienative-Conflicts.
3. The difficulties in speaking adequately and in relevant ways to the ways in which people's healthy and well-integrated
relationships and patterns-of-healthy-intimacies - - - are different in both obvious and subtle ways - - - that
are not easy to understand or guide - - - in formal/prescriptive ways that Domineering-Bullies are willing to deal with
through gracious open-and-honest-dialogues.
4. The ways in which scientific discoveries, descriptions and technological developments in regards to: communication,
information-processing, human-evolutions, evolving-medical-care, etc. have introduced unexpected new dilemmas and
alienative-conflicts among young people --- and other people who are trying to maintain traditional ancient:
perspectives, values, ideals, assumptions, principles, myths, parables, theologies, virtues and ways of talking about
transcendent-realities and centers-of-traditional-authority.