Mental Health

THE DANGEROUS VACUUM THAT IS UNREQUITED LOVE

It is when we are under intense competition that we open ourselves to understanding the true nature of life. We then accept how complicated, enriching and precious life really is. Perhaps life can be described as the sum of many evolving emotions. These emotions become our memories, and this makes life very enriching, even priceless. They define who we are.…

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Study of Societies

SADDAM TRIED (AND FAILED) TO UNITE THE ARABS WHILE G.W. BUSH HAS SUCCEEDED

As we enter 2009, I am realizing that George W. Bush has an important legacy. The ongoing culling of Palestinians in Gaza by the Israelis has convinced me that Bush has bequeathed to us something quite extraordinary. The massacres of Palestinians in Gaza are criminal, pure and simple. The Palestinians, of course have no way of defending themselves against the…

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Mind Development

THE TRAGIC PATH FROM BRAIN POWER TO BRAIN OPIATES

The human mind has no comparison in this world, even perhaps in the universe. It is simply that powerful. I would argue that it is potentially bigger and vaster than the universe. We can be certain that a huge amount of energy powers the brain, which is of course poorly understood. The brain’s potential power is unknown. This valuable energy…

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Study of Societies

THE PRICE IS THE POWER

After many years of rapid growth of incomes and output, there should be little doubt that an economic slowdown of some degree is now well under way in the world. In many cases, this slowdown is accompanied by inflation. Just how much a threat this inflation is posing is open to question. But we have the double curse – stagnation…

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Business

AN EXAMINATION OF THE DECEPTION INDUSTRY

The human mind is – potentially – the most powerful force in the world. It is, at the same time, the most suppressed and misunderstood and unexploited force in the world. What drives the mind and the brain is its potential, its ability to adapt and change. This potential is there before us, waiting for us. We do not exploit…

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Business

PREVENTING THE IMMOLATION OF SCIENCE: BOOK REVIEW OF “SEX, SCIENCE AND PROFITS” BY TERENCE KEALEY

The internet is catalysing a revolution in the world of knowledge and information. As a result, the book printing industry is undergoing an extraordinary decline. The biggest reason for the decline is that the book publishing industry has failed to innovate with the technology. As for the internet and the changes it is bringing, most experts think that the internet…

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Study of Societies

THE EVOLUTION AND FATE OF THE SOCIAL ORDER

What is peculiar about the human mind is that it drives things forward, it demands constant and perpetual progress and what we might call a “progressive environment.” When considering human progress, we really do have few options. The only alternative to progress is to decay and perish. As for the “social order”, the laws of nature are harsh and unforgiving.…

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