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Robert Burrowes

Robert 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 The Strategy of Nonviolent Defense: A Gandhian Approach, State University of New York Press, 1996. His email address is and his personal website is at

Author's website: Robert Burrowes

The global elite is insane
Law & Liberties - 6/02/2014 - 22 comments
Fundamentalism: a psychological problem
Political Philosophy - 14/01/2014 - 99 comments
Lobbying elites: the fast track to extinction
Law & Liberties - 6/12/2013 - 5 comments
The struggle for meaning in a world of violence
Political Philosophy - 25/10/2013 - 12 comments
Human violence: understanding it; ending it
Political Philosophy - 10/10/2013 - 44 comments
Life on the line: can humanity survive?
Political Philosophy - 2/10/2013 - 18 comments
Psychoanalysing psychiatrists and psychologists who torture
Health - 9/09/2013 - 7 comments
The rule of law: unjust and violent
Law & Liberties - 15/08/2013 - 4 comments
Do we want school or education?
Education - 1/08/2013 - 3 comments
The destruction of Barack Obama
Political Philosophy - 18/07/2013 - 8 comments
People who pretend to be your friend: collaborators and traitors
Law & Liberties - 5/07/2013 - 14 comments
Why do people lie? And why do other people believe them?
Society - 24/06/2013 - 1 comment
The psychology of denial
Society - 12/06/2013 - 25 comments
Understanding Obama and other people who kill
Political Philosophy - 9/05/2013 - 6 comments
Why are humans being violent?
Society - 8/08/2012 - 10 comments

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