Archive for October, 2011

Political ethics and ethical oil

The invasion of Iraq was viewed by many Muslims as war on Islam. Many people, both in the Muslim world and in the west think of it now as a war for oil. The “official” justification for it, however, changed through three phases. At the beginning the rhetoric was that “terrorism is the enemy, and […]

The wrong revolution?

After having consumed the majority of earth’s natural resources, having polluted the air, the sea, the land, and the space around our planet, having plagued generations with diseases caused by nuclear bombs and other dirty weapons, having genetically changed fruits, vegetables, and animals, and after having killed millions of people in avoidable wars, all for […]