On ISIS and Anomie

WHY IS EXTREMISM SO ATTRACTIVE TO SOME?¬† I recently viewed some videos published by the New York Times addressing the motivations of young people, living otherwise normal lives by western standards, who nevertheless opt to join ISIL in their jihad against infidels and their mission¬†to establish a new caliphate. The videos were very revealing, perhaps... Continue Reading →

A Good Rule of Thumb Before Posting Memes

I'D LIKE TO CALL IT THE "MAMA RULE" The social media universe is unique in the history of man. It's speed of light interactions and push-button communication influences the rules of interaction within that particular sphere of influence. How much this translates to actual person-person interaction is not yet clear. However, the innovations resulting from... Continue Reading →

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