These recent elections have gotten me to think about voting in a new way again. I've talked to many people who have been dissapoointed with Obama's first term, but because they don't want "the other...
Most inspirational video collating clips of Carl Sagan about our world and how we can live in a better place:
We always hear people asking for more Democracy. But what does that mean? Majority votes on subjects people only somewhat understand? What about the potential for influencing decisions when people...
Presentation given for ZDAY2011 in Portland OR. How can the transition happen, what would a possible transition look like, and is the transition we are talking about even unique in Earth's history?...
This is certainly a hot emotional topic, but it is worth reviewing the American Cival war for just a moment to really see what happened and why the result of the American Civil War has...
Video from Nassim Haramein of the Resonance Project, a really fascinating and thought provoking alternative to contemporary world-construct beliefs.
Vision for a meaningful and sustainable Economic system
Currently most of us work close to 40 hours a week to meet our basic needs: Food, clothing, shelter. The lucky ones among us have...
According to these progressives, after much research they have determined that the main problem with the progressive left is its rejection of spiritual beliefs; especially religion. The 'spiritual...
BBC documentary from 2002, the century of the self. This series is fascinating, I learned a great deal from this series; in particular, the history of psychoanalysis, advertising, politics,...
This documentary covers the evolution of our discovery and then dependance on oil. It is quite informative if you want to learn more about our dependance on this ancient and yet incredibly finite...
A beautiful touching story about how one person, through small steps in each day of their lives can affect great change in this world. A story about how we can redirect the love that we once had for...
This cartoon explains the history of money, why it was invented, how it helped us grow and expand over time, and where we are today. It also goes into some good detail as to why money has become a...
Here is a funny and informative commentary on our colonial behavior and unspoken history.
Watch the video: Robbert Newman's history of oil
This video online course is split into many segments. Below you will see the first section, the introduction. This course will educate you on economics quite thoroughly, and then tie the problems...
In terms of working models, so far I have found three ideologies.
I've compiled the key properties and differences into a table so that you can get a general feel for the difference between these...
This documentary collates evidence as well as expert opinions on the events leading up to and occurring on September 11th 2001.
This documentary is by far the most relevant and informative I have...
permaculture is the philosophy that one needs to be self sufficient and self reliant in order to be free. It is the opposite approach from modern economic culture in the sense that it is the pursuit...
What causes inflation, and what is it?
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I've looked into inflation, and it's causes as recent trends have spurred a deeper understanding of the mechanism....
this is a documentary from 1992; a little dated, perhaps? Well maybe, this documentary covers papa bush's invasion of Panama; and it does it in an extremely effective manner, one of the best...
Coming up soon in September:
Still using fluoride?
Hi folks, some general information which is important to know:
On all plastic bottles / containers, you have a number. This number indicates the type of plastic that was used.
Some plastic is meant...
Did you know that in the middle of the Pacific there is a big huge ball of plastic & garbage that is spinning, ever growing in size and currently the size of Texas??
I sure didn't, how horrible!...
speaking of which, here is a website that goes into future scenarios. Interesting for anyone thinking about that vague land called tomorrow...
here is an interesting video about a brain scientist who has a stroke and then gives her person story on how those effects translate to her life and study.
The stimulation of awareness is, in my belief, the single most fundamentally important aspect of ourselves we need to develop.
Through awareness we ask questions, we learn, we develop our own...
For quite some time I have been interested in theories that discuss the balancing between right and left brain thinking, and the translation of ideas from one field to another.
Ken Wilber's book...
Just watched an interesting BBC Horizon program on rational thought.
Highlights of the program include:
* Loss complex
* Post-decision rationalization
* Loss complex:
Another book, another accolade.
"The last hours of ancient sunlight" by Thom Hartmann, is an excellent book.
Amazingly every book I pick up lately has immense value.
More from me soon, its been quite simply because there has been so much going on that I can't keep up with my blog lately!
But to keep you warm, here is an excellent online info-story I would...
You may have heard of the "flower of life"
You may have heard of the "flower of life"
the BEST internet movie clip I have EVER seen is BACK! After more than a year of being 'no where to be found' on the internet.
This really is a MUST see!!!
I knew this would be heavy. In fact, I was even afraid of being here due to ideas of persistent residual radiation... so I made a maximum stay in my head of 24 hours. In 2003 I had several...