Science is about as misunderstood as any idea can be. For example, most people today cannot even distinguish science from non-science, and this is no accident. Science tends to distribute power more widely among us, and thus those who already have power are the natural enemies of science. Science also tends to cause change, and […]
The soul of humanity is the peak of human evolution; but just as most (maybe all) of us carry the soul of humanity, most of us still carry the soul of animals – the peak of pre-human evolution, which consists of conformism and hierarchy, which are incompatible with the soul of humanity. However, today’s leaders […]
Evolution has given the vast majority of us the ability to instinctively know which principles are right and wrong. For example, we are genetically programmed to dislike cheating, pettiness, and short sightedness; whereas, we are genetically programmed to admire integrity, open mindedness, tolerance, responsibility, curiosity, and courage. Majority Principles are even more difficult for us […]
There is no evidence that we are anything more than the atoms we are made of, and if we are nothing more than the atoms we are made of, then our every thought is a physical (atomic, chemical, electrical, quantum, etc.) reaction. Assuming there is no random element to the physical reactions we call thought, […]
Fascism is not what you’ve been told. Fascism is the concept: When we’re all on the same page, then we all benefit. That’s all there is to fascism, so you can see why fascism was not always a pejorative and was once widely respected. Most people thought it just made a lot of sense, although […]
Even those forums whose members pride themselves on their ability to be independent thinkers are being neutralized by appeals to authority.
Regarding reproductive freedom, there can be common ground and mutual respect based in reality, but first, let’s consider the biggest impediment to finding common ground and mutual respect … It is liberal hate and hypocrisy that is the biggest impediment to finding common ground and mutual respect based in reality. Although I am pro-choice and […]
It will get worse before it gets better. But everything is going to be OK. What is your part? You have only one part. To be the person you want to be. Imagine the person you hoped to be when you grew up. Now imagine the person you will wish you had been. When you […]