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Me, myself and I - A balanced approach makes the most sense

Can Your 'Self' Survive Death? https://t.co/3IDklCwvAU

— Earthpages.org (@earthpages) September 22, 2016

Today’s featured tweet points to a surprisingly good, balanced article about different conceptualizations of the human self.

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Why Are The Chinese Flourishing Under An Authoritarian Regime?

Why isn’t the Chinese government allowing the Chinese to elect the country’s leaders and yet China is still flourishing?  Western people like us are often wondering why this is the case.   313 more words

Anything Goes


Aug. 25, 2016  By Jack Jodell.  

To its credit, the Obama administration’s Department of Justice announced last week that it was soon ending its reliance on private prisons to house federal inmates. 1,249 more words


Valetudinarian and Authoritarian

I’m not sure why, but I was thinking about my mother and I wrote this…

Valetudinarian and Authoritarian

The simplest answer is the right one… 108 more words



The bastards got my brother last night.

I warned him, we all warned him not to go through with it; to drop his plan while he still could and just let it go… but he refused. 1,488 more words

Short Stories

Reblog - A Vulgar Alexander Hamilton (Trump)

A Vulgar Alexander Hamilton

One of the many unsettling features of Donald Trump’s strange political ascendance is found in his deep-seated antipathy to the time-honored doctrine of free trade. 2,433 more words

A Nation in Danger: Instability, Injustice, and Confusion

“The instability, injustice, and confusion introduced into the public councils, have, in truth, been the mortal diseases under which popular governments have everywhere perished.” – James Madison, The Federalist No. 304 more words