Will the Nobel Peace Prize Winner Stand and Be Recognized?

As of mid summer 2011, the cost of US wars waged over this past decade was close to four trillion dollars ($4,000,000,000,000).  And, none of this figures in the little deal we just did in Libya, getting Gaddafi out of the way so we could steal more Libyan oil.  And wouldn’t you know it; just this week the US sent one hundred special forces troops into Uganda to assist that government in fighting against the decades-old Lord’s Resistance Army. And this, just after Uganda announced striking some rather large oil resources in the northern part of the country.  But, I am getting ahead of myself.

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About kulturcritic

With a doctorate in religious studies from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree from the University of Chicago, Sandy had a ten-year academic career, with appointments at University of Virginia and the Colorado School of Mines. He spent the next twenty years in executive ranks at several of America’s largest international firms, including Computer Sciences Corporation, Ernst & Young, and General Electric. He has traveled extensively throughout Europe and North America, as well as parts of Eurasia and Africa. For the past five years Sandy has been living in Western Siberia with his wife and young child, teaching at the Pedagogical University and the Altai Institute for Law and Economics in Barnaul, Russia. Published works include VERONIKA: The Siberian's Tale (a novel), (Islands Press 2011) Apocalypse Of The Barbarians: Inquisitions On Empire (Islands Press, 2010), The Recovery of Ecstasy: Notebooks From Siberia (Booksurge, 2009), Recollective Resolve: A Phenomenological Understanding of Time and Myth (Mercer University Press, 1987), Ethical Decisionmaking Styles (Addison-Wesley Press, 1986), and Gandhi in the Postmodern Age: Issues in War and Peace (CSM Press,1984).
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3 Responses to Will the Nobel Peace Prize Winner Stand and Be Recognized?

  1. leavergirl says:

    Sandy, I am lost as to how to get to the rest of the article. There is no image to click, and the Posts drop down menu does not list it.

    But while I am here floundering, I thought I’d let you all know about my latest:
    Agriculture: villain or boon companion?
    looking way back at the orgigins

  2. leavergirl says:

    Oh and — churlish of me to forget — congrats re the new book! Will look for it.

  3. kulturcritic says:

    Thanks, leavergirl. Everything was set up as usual with this post. Retry or here is a direct link to the full article.

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