A common sentiment among proponents of government and centralized authority is that "taxes are the price we pay to live in a civilized society." In reality, however, the state's hunger for tax revenue and control directly undermines well-intent
Not because I think an asteroid is going to wipe us all out or that Skynet is actually coming to fruition (it is!) or that aliens are going to take over the planet or that a pandemic will kill 99% of us.
The effect was overwhelming. They started to treat each other with more respect, gratitude, and appreciation. And as a bonus, the head Monk started getting inquiries about potential novitiates wanting to join their order.
You know how missionaries used to run around the globe forcing everyone to be a Christian? And in the process, they destroyed native cultures and traditions?
(Natural News) Earlier this week during an appearance on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" program, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman pleaded with viewers to 'vote Democrat' in the midterm elections in November.
In China, where firearms are tightly restricted, it's probably no surprise that those who want to hurt people found another way to do it. The dramatic rise of knife attacks around the world shows that the problem these days isn't with guns. It'
o marriage is not singled out by commitment, or permanence, or children, or love. It is also not distinguished by religion: some marriages are religious; but many aren't. The real distinction between marriage and unmarried partnership is the role o
In this video, Luke Rudkowski of WeAreChange gives you the latest breaking news on The Sinclair Broadcast Group, their ties to Donal Trump plus a lot more context on the entire story. We also mention Monmouth University new study on fake news, media
argue with authority figures...(Natural News) Many of us really are sheep, quick to follow the crowd and obey orders. Instead of standing up and speaking out on our own convictions, we often choose to fit in. Assimilating with the crowd, we find it
While the traumas suffered by women and the feminine during our recent past have been clearly recognised and described, the suffering of men and the masculine have remained more invisible. It's time to shed light on these so that men can move forwa
Pronounced "hoo-gah" and originating from the Norwegian word hugga - meaning "to comfort" or "to console" (similar to "hug" in English) - hygge is a bit difficult to pin down. It's a sense of togetherness and comfort, or as blog
"The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society. Those who manipulate this unseen mechanism of society constitute an invisible government which is the true r
Every decision humans make is colored by their past. Despite vast progress, we are still prey to the oldest tool of learning: social conditioning and the pressure of the group.
If you know something is going to upset you, why would you deliberately put yourself in a situation in which you will be angered, saddened, or hurt? There's no other answer except that you actually want to be offended.
For decades, the overall burden of government regulations has grown, not lessened, and the Journal of Economic Growth estimates that the US economy is substantially smaller as a result.
Every civilization has its own peculiar characteristics, and because of them, each has its own vulnerable areas… areas that a clever adversary can take advantage of. Our Western civilization is no exception.
When I walked into our latest TCM lunch, I saw a few new members, two of whom were young women. That made me feel good, because there had been a flaw in most 20th century liberty movements, in that they never drew many women. Liberation movements of
I think I started something dangerous for these guys. I didn't do it on purpose, but it happened all the same. While engaged in an innocent conversation, I inadvertently gave them a name.
Around the world, a generational divide is worsening...
You've gotta love serious people..."Dan," my new friend from the superfluous class, showed up to Jay's precisely on time. And he didn't waste my time with a confirmation call; he just did what he said.
You know that feeling you get when you catch a glimpse of the future that we are being socially engineered to accept? Of course you do. We encounter it with more and more frequency in our everyday lives here on the cusp of the New World Disorder.