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    • Vittorio Antonio
    • 13.01.14 | 06:14 (IST)

    Diverse forces are changing the face of the anthropological map---call it globalization or anything else---change on a global scale is accelerating. Nation states are becoming obsolete and new centers more capable of promoting world order are emerging. The UN can play an important role in transitioning nation-states from the debilitating role they play in today's world to a one world concept in which humans can live in peace with each other and with nature. Nation-states contributed constructively on the one hand in the integration of a plurality of cultures, but, on the other hand engaged in fruitless wars of domination. European states as well as Israel are experiencing waves of refugees, no doubt a product of the failure of the nation-state paradigm.

    from the article: Downtown Tel Aviv is nearing a racial boiling point
    First published 18:31 12.01.14 | Last updated 18:31 12.01.14
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