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Changing Careers

Having had many careers, all of which eventually ended, I contemplated the evolution of careers and our helpless gravitation towards them. From the days of Ancient Egypt to the middle of the last century it was fashionable for men to take up careers as soldiers. Some of my ancestors were soldiers. Some career soldiers even …

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The Savage within us

I get sent “interesting” videos by friends, fans and strangers, but a couple I received recently turned my stomach. One was of a raid by soldiers on a village in a country that will remain unnamed; the soldiers—for they were uniformed—arrived in this dusty main street of the village on a busy market day, disembarked …

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