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Spiral Dynamics

The Middle East: From Saddam to ISIL to Nation Building

Elza S. Maalouf | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics
Elza S. Maalouf

For the West to act surprised and plead ignorance about the quick rise of ISIL is like asking the reader to forget about the allies' actions that led to this moment in history.

Paradigm Shifts, the New and the Old

Said Elias Dawlabani | Posted 05.11.2014 | Politics
Said Elias Dawlabani

A system proves it's in the decay stage when small changes no longer move our economy forward. In worse cases, old remedies only add toxicity to the current mess.

Bitcoins and Animal Spirits

Said Elias Dawlabani | Posted 04.30.2014 | Business
Said Elias Dawlabani

For a few years I've been warning about the dangers inherent in the digital currency bitcoins. Not because of the virtues of its creators, but because...

The Obama Presidency and Complex Systems

Said Elias Dawlabani | Posted 03.25.2014 | Politics
Said Elias Dawlabani

If you're wondering why every president ends up with white hair when he leaves office, please read on because this post is for you. I have been critic...

Why Government of the Future Needs to Be a Functional Utility

Said Elias Dawlabani | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Said Elias Dawlabani

Clearly, our political system is going through some of its greatest challenges. When competing values are so polarized, systemic seventh level thinking doesn't see the light of day as the entire system heads into collapse.

Divine Feminine Alert

Elizabeth Debold | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Debold

I'd like to challenge one of the most popular beliefs of our era: that women have a profoundly different value set than men, and that embracing these particularly feminine values will change the world.