Biodata: Robert J. Burrowes has a lifetime commitment to understanding and ending human violence. He has done extensive research since 1966 in an effort to understand why human beings are violent and has been a nonviolent activist since 1981. He is the author of 'Why Violence?' http://tinyurl.com/whyviolence His email address is flametree@riseup.net and his website is at http://robertjburrowes.wordpress.com

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13 July 2016


One of the many interesting details to be learned by understanding human psychology is how a person's unconscious fear works in a myriad of ways to...

29 June 2016

Deeply affected by the death of my two uncles in World War II, on 1 July 1966, the 24th anniversary of the 'USS Sturgeon' sinking of the Japanese prisoner-...

01 June 2016


Islamophobia has become a significant factor driving politics in many western countries.

Islamophobia – fear of Muslims – is now highly...

11 May 2016


A previously little-known law firm called Mossack Fonseca, based in Panama, has recently been exposed as one of the world's major creators of 'shell...

29 January 2016


A new book, edited by Nick Buxton and Ben Hayes, both involved with The Transnational Institute, brings together a thoughtful collection of scholars...

18 November 2015


As expectations build for a global consensus to emerge from the United Nations climate conference in Paris, starting on 30 November 2015, that could...

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