Monthly Archives: March 2016

Supplement to Part One and Part Two: The Justified Use of Violence/Power

All those previous posts, the ones with the Grinch in the title and the last two, part one and two, will continue to be fundamentally misunderstood unless one understands the differences between MMR and DMR types of relativism.  From the … Continue reading

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The Justified Use of Violence/Power, Part Two

Now, with the context set in place with my last post (Part 1), let’s look closer at the question: What justifies the use of violence when two parties cannot reach a peaceful resolution?  I am asking this whether it is … Continue reading

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