rePost::Orson Welles on Privacy, the Passport and Personal Rights | The Januarist

Orson Welles continues to be one of the really interesting actors of any generation. I have to lament a certain affinity towards his sentiment towards how little dignity the way our world works allows us. I hope that charter cities or seasteading  takes of, I’d probably join one of these places if the chance comes. […]

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Things To Ponder::Common Sense Atheism » On Seeking Truth

How should I be trying to find truth? Truth is a difficult thing. Just a few centuries ago, the smartest humans alive were dead wrong about damn near everything. They were wrong about gods. Wrong about astronomy. Wrong about disease. Wrong about heredity. Wrong about physics. Wrong about racism, sexism, nationalism, governance, and many other […]

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Charter for Compassion (post 2)

from http://charterforcompassion.org/ A call to bring the world together… The principle of compassion lies at the heart of all religious, ethical and spiritual traditions, calling us always to treat all others as we wish to be treated ourselves. Compassion impels us to work tirelessly to alleviate the suffering of our fellow creatures, to dethrone ourselves […]

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What’s Playing: Foolish Heart cover by Nina

Foolish Heart I need a love that grows I don’t want it unless I know But with each passin hour Someone, somehow Will be there, ready to share I need a love that’s strong I’m so tired of being alone But will my lonely heart Play the part Of the fool again, before I begin […]

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There Is But One Race…So Say We All-

There Is But One Race…So Say We All– I don’t know why but I feel I am in a precarious emotional state right now, so take these words with a grain of salt, I loved this video! Edward James Olmos, on his authority as Admiral of the Battlestar Galactica, tells the assembled crowd at the […]

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