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Random Questions - Asked by subscribers to the
Radical Thinking Course... Q: I read the page on disobeying authority
and the government, and I want to know do you support anarchism?
A: No. Anarchism would just result in... Continue
Words = War? - What are the roots of war? There are
certainly many, but if we're talking about the killing of thousands,
the bombing of populations, and the large scale conflicts of
the last few thousand years, one of the roots has to be language,
or the way we use it. The following is an understanding of war
you probably haven't heard or read.
We are, like other animals, violent in our actions and thoughts.
Instinctively and forcefully we respond to attacks on our bodies,
or even to attacks on our mental "selves" if we haven't
grown beyond this form of ego identification process. There were
always aggressors among us, of course, trying to...
Continues here: Roots Of War
This Month's Radical Quote
Men never commit evil so fully and joyfuly as when they
do it for religious convictions - Blaise Pascal
Congratulations for your radical
stuff and refreshing ideas. - Marie
Your radical mind course is awesome.
- Scott M
Everything You Know Is Wrong!
Perhaps this is an exaggeration, but you may feel like that
after you read some of the following pages:
Right And Wrong - And the importance
of a hierarchy of values.
Jury Nullification -
Think jurors can't veto a law? Think again.
American Dream or American Nightmare?
- A look at the culture of consumerism.
The Trappings and Traps of Wealth
- Part two of the page above.
America is not
a Christian Nation - What the founding fathers said about
Famous Dropouts - Check out the
billionaires, writers, inventors and others listed.
How to Make the Poor and Middle Class
Pay for Almost Everything - Willingly...
The Roots of War? - Could
they include our most human invention: language?
Personal Power - Any useful
influence or control starts with oneself.
How to Kill a Million People: Altruism
Versus Self Interest - The real danger is...
Obedience to Authority?
- A duty to obey the law? Here's another perspective.
Is Flip Flopping Really so Bad?
- Politicians should change their positions.
Rights Come With Responsibilities?
- Another social control belief.
The Military Draft Is Immoral
- See why in this story.
Democrat or Republican?
- My answer to this questionable question.
Random Questions - And
How Ayn Rand Influenced Me - My
answer to an email.
The Arizona Immigration
Law: A Mistake? - Yes, it is...
Morality and the Law
- Do our laws follow our moral ideals?
Uncommon Sense in Radical Ideas
- Unpopular logical ideas.
The War on Terror Is a Farce
- What it's really about.
The Value of Human Life?
- Five to seven million dollars, according to...
Military Fraud - The Myth of
Automatic Virtue - Should we praise soldiers?
Impertinent Thoughts About
Religion - And religious belief.
Using Intimidation in Politics
- An example of how intimidation controls a debate.
Adam and Steve - A Look at Consciousness
- A metaphorical self?
Against All Authority
- Accept no authority above that of your own mind.
No Authority - You don't blindly
obey, but do you respect authorities too much?
America- Love it or Leave
It? - A look at bumper-sticker thinking.
Socialists For Capitalism
- Socialists should favor capitalist policies. Here's why...
Piss on the American Flag?
- The dangers of patriotism and flag worship.
Natural Selection in the
Spread of Religion - Continues with:
Bad Religion - Can it Be Stopped?
Worth a Look
The Blue Snake - http://www.thebluesnake.com
The Thousand Mile Hole - http://www.thethousandmilehole.com
Beyond Mental Slavery - http://www.beyondmentalslavery.com
The Meditation Program - My favorite brainwave
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