Category Archives: Culture

Harvard’s historieprofessor Niall Ferguson om Sveriges misslyckade integrationspolitik

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Sluta med propagandan

En alldeles lysande text av Marika Formgren  om det erbarmligt dåliga debattklimatet i dagens Sverige, där de lättkränkta styr, PK-epidemin sprider ut sig som en löpeld, och oliktänkande förföljs och hånas offentligt Sluta med propagandan.

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Dramat inom skolan och Försvaret – en fråga om kultur – Hamrin & Partners

Absolut lysande från Hamrin & Partners! Inte bara om skolans problem, utan om det #systemfel som präglar den svenska konsensuskulturen, politiken, samhällsdebatten och framgent, samhällsutvecklingen: “Det förefaller vara så att svenskt ledarskap blir allt mer kortsiktigt, otydligt och populistiskt.” I … Continue reading

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Intelligensens betydelse för debatten kring invandring, multikultur och “rasism”

Jag har länge funderat på orsaken till de så fastlåsta positionerna i debatten angående invandringens eventuella för- respektive nackdelar, inte minst de senaste dagarna efter Expressens obehagliga åsiktsregistrering. I debatten, där ena sidan rabiat hävdar att invandringen ger ett positivt … Continue reading

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Culture eats process for breakfast

Another great presentation by Henrik Kniberg, “Culture over Process” , among other things clearly demonstating that the lessons from Dan Pink’s Drive are fundamental for sustained performance, productivity, and adaptability. Culture matters vastly more for outcomes than any process. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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World income inequality

Most of you reading this blog are doing better financially than 93% of the world’s population…

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Cultural Patterns of Behavior, part II

Bernard’s comment to my previous post on this topic triggered some futher musing from my part on the “essence” of a “culture”, whether it is a national culture, or a culture of an organization. First, let me bluntly but firmly … Continue reading

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Manning’s “reward” for revealing state sanctioned murder;35 years

Manning is sentenced to 35 years in prison for revealing state sanctioned murder. And the “state” in question is supposed to be the beacon of democracy and freedom. Going further, this state is now governed by secret laws and secret … Continue reading

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The Crisis of Civilization

Excellent video, with a clear “systems” view (“the sum is greater than its parts”) on the state of the world. Must see for everyone, specially main stream neo-classical economists and neo-liberal politicians, who still believe it’s possible to understand a … Continue reading

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Warning! You will likely be robbed if you take a taxi in Stockholm…!

This post has very little to do with software, at least in the ordinary sense of the word. However, it has quite a bit to do with “systems”, in particular, political and financial ones. The purpose of this post is … Continue reading

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