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PAX, LUX ET VERITAS SINCE 1965
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Patriotism, Nationalism, and Scoundrels ... (John Heelan, UK, 04/03/18 11:05 am) Tor Guimaraes (2 April) might like to recall Samuel Johnson's dictum that "Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel." Perhaps WAISers might like to compile a list of those wh ...
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Nationalism vs Patriotism ... (José Ignacio Soler, Venezuela, 04/04/18 3:26 am) The concept of nationalism has come up in recent WAIS posts. Some of the posts have argued that nati ...
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Thoughts on Patriotism, Nationalism: "God is Brazilian" ... (Tor Guimaraes, USA, 04/02/18 1:32 am) Ric Mauricio wrote on March 31st: "If I could be called nationalistic, that nation would be planet Earth. What a rich fabric of culture our planet holds." This statement is totally ag ...
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Patriotism, Nationalism, and Scoundrels ... (John Heelan, UK, 04/03/18 11:05 am) Tor Guimaraes (2 April) might like to recall Samuel Johnson's dictum that "Patriotism is th ...
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Ric Mauricio Reflects on Nationalism ... (John Eipper, USA, 03/31/18 4:39 am) Ric Mauricio responds to Eugenio Battaglia (30 March): I don't know that one can measure the degree of nationalism for each nation, but I would say that every pers ...
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Thoughts on Patriotism, Nationalism: "God is Braz ... (Tor Guimaraes, USA, 04/02/18 1:32 am) Ric Mauricio wrote on March 31st: "If I could be called nationalistic, that nation would be pla ...
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Which Nation is Most Nationalistic? ... (Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 03/30/18 7:02 am) Lately I have noticed that the word "nationalism" has been used in a rather defamatory way. But are there any people more nationalistic than the Americans? Perhaps the Americans do no ...
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Ric Mauricio Reflects on Nationalism ... (John Eipper, USA, 03/31/18 4:39 am) Ric Mauricio responds to Eugenio Battaglia (30 March): I don't ...
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GDP and Longevity by Nation ... (Tor Guimaraes, USA, 12/02/17 2:46 pm) When commenting on my post of December 1st, John E observed that the wealthiest nations tend to enjoy the highest longevity. Per capita GDP shows a significant statistical relationship with nati ...
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The WWII "Diet" ... (Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 12/01/17 2:17 pm) It has been suggested that eating too much shortens one's life. Well, during War II all nations ate less, starting with the US, as according to some friends it was impossible to find good p ...
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Food Shortages in WWII: Prosciutto ... (Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 12/03/17 7:02 am) John E asked me to clarify my comment on the scarcity of prosciutto in the US during WWII.

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