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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The New Generation of Presidents’ Legacy

Bush and Obama comprise the start of a new type of presidency – the rise of the total president. He is nearly a king, his edicts are law no matter their Constitutional quality. And they are costing us dearly: A report released by Brown University in conjunction with the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terror…

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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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Right Premises, Wrong Conclusions

I have noticed that many people can name the problems that we as a society face and how they are or will lead to a disaster. The conclusions of how the problem was created or will be solved, on the other hand, is typically incorrect. Generally, non-economists believe that many of these problems are caused…

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