Dec
18

"…laugh at you, then they fight you…"

"…laugh at you, then they fight you…" Embedded Link “As Part Of Our Ongoing Effort To Protect Bank Of America, Zero Hedge Is Blocked” | ZeroHedge We couldn’t have said it better: “Bank of America blocks users from accessing websites that present certain risks to the bank.”Let’s see, maybe this will get Zero Hedge unblocked:… Continue reading »

Dec
17

Men fight for liberty and win it with hard knocks

Their children, brought up easy, let it slip away again, poor fools. And their grandchildren are once more slaves. – D.H. Lawrence Google+: Reshared 2 times Google+: View post on Google+

Dec
15

“The task of an activist is not to navigate systems of oppressive power with as…

“The task of an activist is not to navigate systems of oppressive power with as much personal integrity as possible; it is to dismantle those systems.” – Lierre Keith Google+: Reshared 1 times Google+: View post on Google+

Dec
15

Last week there was a study showing no link between ageing and a calorie restricted…

Last week there was a study showing no link between ageing and a calorie restricted diet. Turns out there is but it is restricted to a specific type of low calorie diet and now scientists appear to have isolated the mechanism.  Embedded Link Breakthrough: compound generated by low carb/low-calorie diet blocks effects of aging |… Continue reading »

Dec
15

Consciousness means, literally, "knowing-together." A development of consciousness…

Consciousness means, literally, "knowing-together." A development of consciousness would therefore mean knowing "more together," and so it would bring about a new relationship to everything previously known. For to know more always means to see things differently. – Maurice Nicoll Google+: View post on Google+

Dec
14

"The time for hope is over"

I like Derrick Jensen as an author. He nailed this a long time ago. Hope was the problem. As long as we had hope, which he defined as the recognition that we have no control over the situation and are reduced to hoping that someone, anyone, will do something, we are paralysed  If we can hope that the… Continue reading »

Dec
13

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Dec
12

Economics is boring

But it does impact all of our lives. Remember the can we started kicking down the road back in 2007? Well, the label has fallen off, the dents are beginning to look a little uniformly distributed and it is getting shinier as it interacts with the dirt and dust. Embedded Link Spot The Odd One… Continue reading »

Dec
11

#lol   #lolz   #lolzhumor   #humor   #humour   #humorcircle   #humoroftheday…

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Dec
11

Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice

– Anton Chekhov Google+: View post on Google+

Dec
10

Apparently I need to get out more often.

Apparently I need to get out more often. Google+: View post on Google+

Dec
10

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Dec
09

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Dec
09

You find wisdom in the strangest places

What does this make us? You follow the rules of war for you — not for your enemy. You fight by rules to keep your humanity. Embedded Link Amazing tale of WWII pilot’s encounter with German flying ace who saluted an American plane and let them fly safely instead of shooting them down Lt. Charlie… Continue reading »

Dec
08

The article has three things that can be done. I can add a fourth

4) Keep students paying for their own education but focus on education that enhances the person. Then make business pay for their own damn training requirements. Education is not an investment. Embedded Link The Growing Skills Gap, Explained In Three Charts It’s getting worse. Google+: Reshared 3 times Google+: View post on Google+

Dec
08

The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing, we must not stand back…

The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing, we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in and scramble through as well as we can. – Robert Cushing Google+: View post on Google+

Dec
07

“Citizens of the democratic societies should undertake a course of intellectual…

“Citizens of the democratic societies should undertake a course of intellectual self defense to protect themselves from manipulation and control, and to lay the basis for meaningful democracy.” – Noam Chomsky Google+: View post on Google+

Dec
07

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Dec
05

Ready for WWIII?

It has, after all, been a slow decade for profits in the weapons business and its getting harder and harder to keep the wheels on the global economy. Embedded Link US, French Troops Prepare For Syria Invasion In Response To “Chemical Weapons” Threat | ZeroHedge The 8 day mini war between Israel and Gaza has… Continue reading »

Dec
05

But it is a dollar that goes to those who set said priorities

Isn't it? Every dollar we pay in interest is a dollar that is not going to investment in America’s priorities. Embedded Link Who Said It? | ZeroHedge It really never gets old…Date: March 16, 2006 Place: Senate FloorSpeech:The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership… Continue reading »

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