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Guest post--The Archdruid Report: Déjà Vu All Over Again

The Archdruid Report: Déjà Vu All Over Again.
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‘Now that the downturn in oil prices is under way, and panic selling of energy-related junk bonds and lower grades of unconventional crude oil has begun in earnest, it seems likely that we’ll learn just how profitable the fracking fad of the last few years actually was. 98 more words

Guest Repost

In 2015, expect civil unrest, disaffected police

The astute John Michael Greer, whose Archdruid Report is one of my favorite blogs, predicted that the most important trends in 2015 will be the disaffection of America’s police combined with continuing civil unrest. 958 more words

Law And Justice

2015 New Year's resolution: spend less time on Facebook and Twitter

No more Facebook for me

Now that Christmas is over, it’s time to talk about New Year’s resolutions for 2015. Mine is to spend less time on Facebook and Twitter. 564 more words

Philosophy

To the poor, Progress (and Science) mean oppression and deteriorating conditions

Another must-read is John Michael Greer’s essay “Dark Edge America: The Sharp Edge of the Shell” in which he examines science and technology as social phenomena of our own civilisation and how their use as a tool of the elites, make them vulnerable: 247 more words

Philosophy

John Michael Greer explains why symptoms of approaching social change are often pathologized

 Foreshocks of the mind

The human psyche is not simply a cultural construct. Neither is the universe in which the individual and society alike are embedded. 456 more words

Culture And Psychoanalysis