The World’s Major Military and Economic Powers Find Happiness Elusive

“Long before the advent of the coronavirus pandemic left people around the world desperate for survival, a popular assumption emerged that national governments are also supposed…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: Common Dreams, Daily Koss, LA Progressive, War is a Crime, Anchorage Press, Z Net, Reader Support, EPeak World News, The Russophile, Counterpunch
Date: March 24,25,30,2020
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Which Nations Are the Happiest?and Why

“America’s oft-quoted Declaration of Independence, when discussing “unalienable rights,” focused on “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.” Although “happiness” is rarely referred to by today’s government officials, the general assumption in the United States and elsewhere is that governments are supposed to be fostering the happiness of their citizens…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: War is a Crime, Daily Kos, The Gilmer Mirror, Pagosa Daily Post, Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, Z Net, History News Network, Gilmer Free Press, Superior Telegram, Bainbridge Island Review, LA Progressive, The PeaceWorker
Date: April 15,16,17,18,23,2018
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