The Uyghurs Versus China
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The Uyghurs Versus China

Commentary “Peace, order, and good government.” Sounds familiar to Canadians, eh? Indeed, such language is embedded in the Canadian constitution. It is implemented by representative democracy, scrupulous adherence to the rule of law, and an […]

Supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on July 25, 2016. Bernie Sanders promotes and his supporters believe in Democratic Socialism. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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Understanding “Democratic Socialism”

The goal of democratic socialists is socialism. – i.e., government control of economic production. Genuine socialism, when practiced, inevitably leads to economic stagnation and ruin for the following reasons: It destroys incentives. It commits the […]

Being aware of the emotional temperature of a room will help you navigate tensions and engage people. (rawpixel/Unsplash)
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Reading the Emotional Climate

World-class negotiator Stuart Diamond teaches that in a low-trust, high-stakes environment, if the other party isn’t ready to listen, they won’t follow you. Instead, they are going to become social insurgents and cut your knees […]