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It’s the System Stupid! Selective Outrage Will Not End Government Abuses
May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018. Suddenly Obama's abuses are outrageous... but only when people think Trump did it. ...
How Puerto Rico Could Turn Disaster into a Decentralized Paradise
February 24, 2018
Could the massive failure of the Puerto Rican government-run energy grid be a blessing in disguise? ...
John Lennon Was Right: The Government Is Run by Maniacs for Maniacal Means
December 08, 2017
“Produce your own dream. If you want to save Peru, go save Peru. It’s quite possible to do anything, but not to put it on the leaders….You have to do it yourself.” ...
Sexual Assault Storm Tells us Something Else About Power
November 30, 2017
Let's talk about power. The way I see it, there are basically two types of power, political and economic. You can wield power through the government, or through your giant bank account. ...
Power Corrupts: A Culture of Compliance Breeds Despots and Predators
October 12, 2017
However, it takes a culture of entitlement and a nation of compliant, willfully ignorant, politically divided citizens to provide the foundations of tyranny. ...
How the Government Conditions Citizens to Obey
June 23, 2017
The government has basically turned society into a pinball machine which bounces citizens from here to there, taking away control of their destiny. And then, they use their own coercion as an example of why we need more coercion: because people cannot control t ...
How to Be Alert to Risks but Not Engulfed by Fear
March 30, 2017
If you are flying a jet, and approaching a thunderstorm, is it better to go through the thunderstorm, or to fly above it, safely out of range? The thunderstorm exists, and is dangerous; you cannot change that. But what you can change is how you interact with th ...