Tag Archive | Civilization

How Prison Labor is the New American Slavery and Most of Us Unknowingly Support it

As we all know, there is no democracy in the United States today. We left that behind years ago when we decided to trade in freedom and dignity for efficiency, technological advances and gadgets of convenience. Then, it was cemented when we decided to place more importance on protecting the wealth of wealthy people and […]

Women’s Rights Are Not Negotiable

The issue of women’s rights has been one of paramount importance for a long time. For millenia, we’ve had a serious problem of male domination in human society. This has led to innumerable acts of mindless violence as we have forgotten our feminine side. Life is about balance and we are significantly out of balance […]

Medical Neglect Is a Crime, Judicial Brutality Is a Crime Against Humanity

Medical neglect by an individual is a crime punished by law enforcement. So, why would it be any different when the medical neglect is perpetrated by “law” enforcement? Prisoners are subjected to inhumane conditions in U.S. prisons every day. Some prisoners are subjected to torture every day in U.S. prisons. This is especially so in […]

5 Gift Economies That Flourish Without Money

A lesson in civilized living. People need to learn from this… 5 Gift Economies That Flourish Without Money.

Sometimes It’s Simple – Life Or Suicide?

Do you think it’s OK to dump raw toxins and putrid sewage into our lakes and rivers? Do you think it’s OK to spew deadly carcinogens into the atmosphere and pretend it’s NOT causing cancer, developmental disabilities and severe respiratory ailments? Do you believe that filling the atmosphere with a lethal blend of noxious chemicals […]

Feel The Rain…

“As soon as you honor the present moment, all unhappiness and struggle dissolve and life begins to flow with joy and ease.” – Eckhart Tolle Life can suck. That is, life can suck if you insist on believing that life on Earth is supposed to be perfect. Life is full of challenges, it isn’t supposed […]

Cooperation Or Competition? (Aka Evolve Or Die)

“Only the strong survive.” “It’s a dog eat dog world out there.” “The cream will rise to the top.” Clever. Clever manipulation, that is, when used to promote a predatory economic system that rewards greed and suppresses cooperation. The concept of only the strongest of a species being worthy of survival is pertinent to the animal kingdom […]