Center for Strategic Communication

Brief brief: from cost-benefit to apocalypse

[ by Charles Cameron — a bullet train of thought re Daesh from the New Yorker ] . Kenji Goto, friend of Syrians ** George Packer, in Why ISIS Murdered Kenji Goto a couple of days ago, connects a longer distance between ideas faster than the bullet train from Beijing...

John Quincy Adams on Gaza

[redacted with extreme prejudice by Lynn C. Rees] Our relations with Spain the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) remain nearly in the state in which they were at the close of the last session. The convention of 1802 Oslo Accords of 1991 and 1995, providing for the...

Unequal equations

[ by Charles Cameron — math, modeling and mapping, in that strange zone where beauty meets understanding ] . The upper equation — Euler‘s — gets as tight and definitional as one can get, yet is profound in the way the greatest haiku are… while the metaphorical...

Profiling Baader-Meinhof

[ by Charles Cameron — fast cars, bumper stickers — and no mention of loose women ] . — I’m not a member of the Baader-Mainhof gang . The sentence that drives my title is this one, from How BMW Became A Terrorist Icon In The 1970s (And How It...