In Pursuit of Virtue – September Redux

I’d rather not flood the week with posts, so here are columns for the week of lasting importance… Centralizing Our Way to Tyranny – The foundation for a technocracy is having the “experts” make the decisions for the people. Inevitably, the end of the trail is tyranny, where decisions are not only not allowed by…

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Empire of Illusion

More than anything, the pathology of today is widespread belief & hope in illusions and apathy to truth. This type of thinking is documented throughout history to follow the abundance and comfort that came from a moral awakening, and it is known to precede tragedy and pain within the human race. As to the illusions…

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In Pursuit of Virtue – September Edition

Physics: 10 strange things about the universe I am certain you never knew. Biology: Scientists may have found a cure for malaria. Statism: FBI launches its face recognition software on cameras across the country. Economics: Media juggernaut Paul Krugman doesn’t understand the gold standard, but you can. Sociology: Facebook cited in 1/3 of all divorces…

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Magnified Trivialities & the Divisions Politics Creates

Anthony Gregory: I see little difference between Obama and Romney. They both favor a perpetual war on terror, an occupation of Afghanistan, military aid to Israel, indefinite detention of terror suspects, military imprisonment outside the bounds of habeas corpus, warrantless wiretapping, the TSA, the FBI, the CIA, the NSA, the FDA, the war on drugs,…

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Let’s Not Get Paranoid, Now…

In a long succession, the office of the POTUS sought to increase its dominion over men and the judicial and legislative branches. This trend has grown markedly steeper over the last few presidents, as evinced by executive orders; limelight commentary on every small issue that faces the country, society, or government; and the expansion of…

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