Collective Sanity

We in the west are disturbed by the recent images of Pakistani men protesting against the decision to free a woman accused of blasphemy. These men shout, throw their fists in the air, and call for her death. They’re baying for blood. They have placards depicting a hangman's noose around her neck. They want her [...]

Effective Leadership

There are of course important and necessary formulas for effective leadership The most respected leaders are those who set the best examples. You’ll forgive me for sounding a little cliched when I say: 'the most effective and respected leaders, are those who’re never likely to ask someone to do something, they wouldn’t be prepared to [...]

The Only Game to Play

The first thing we must understand is how we’re currently all being played. It really doesn’t matter what’s being presented to us through the media, all we need know, is its nature: Gameplay. If we look at the big picture, in terms of migration and the displacement of millions of people from war torn countries, [...]

The Competition for Power

How do we gain power? What is power? Is there a difference between personal power and power over others? Why do we need any kind of power? All interesting questions. As a lead in, let’s start, on a slight tangent, by talking about what I like to call the so-answer-response. The so-answer-response can be given [...]