Flags are just pieces of cloth. I’m unfamiliar with the particular Tibetan usage here, but they can mean anything to anyone, and often do. I’d suggest in this case context and intent are all. Fly your flags freely for what they mean to you. If that’s peace and good will, all the better. Who can’t get behind those… » 4/21/15 12:54am Today 12:54am

“In fact, the very best predictor of a state’s peacefulness is not its level of wealth, its level of democracy, or its ethno-religious identity; the best predictor of a state’s peacefulness is how well its women are treated,” Hudson wrote in a piece for Foreign Policy.

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