Monthly Archives: February 2012

How to Become a Serf

Man is a pathetic creature; a brute trying to be god but traveling in the wrong direction. Educational systems now train workers to fulfill the needs of companies. A society in which people exist for the sake of companies is … Continue reading

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Dažos vārdos

“…atslābst tautas nacionālais gars, degradējās valsts institūti un valsts zaudē ekonomisko un politisko vadību, devalvējas nacionālās kultūras tradīcijas, zaudē spēku morālās un garīgās vērtības, sāk dominēt visatļautība un bezatbildība. Lakoniski sakot, tiek demontētas ne tikai nacionālās valstis un to kultūra, … Continue reading

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Nauda bez inflācijas un procentiem

Mārgrita Kenedija No angļu valodas tulkojuši Pēteris Mārtiņsons un Uģis Sarja Vāka noformējuma autors Uģis Sarja Elektronisks izdevums ISBN 978-9934-8263-0-6 Atļauts kopēt un izplatīt elektroniskā veidā, ja netiek mainīts saturs un saglabājas atsauce uz grāmatas autoru un elektroniskā izdevuma interneta … Continue reading

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Pēckoloniālā mentalitāte latviešos un krievos – vēl dzīva

Sandra Kalniete par valodas referendumu Laikraksts Latvietis Nr. 189, 2012. g. 22. febr. 19. februāra rīts pēc referenduma, kurā vairāk nekā puse no Latvijas balstiesīgajiem iedzīvotājiem ir pateikuši Nē! krievu valodai, kā otrai valsts valodai. Peldbaseina ģērbtuvē dzirdu sarunu: „plavaju po … Continue reading

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Google lets you explore the world’s greatest museums in ‘street view’ mode

Google has unveiled Art Project, an interactive virtual tour of some of the world’s greatest museums, with an interface similar to Google Street View. As the Official Google blog explains: “You’ll find a selection of super high-resolution images of famous … Continue reading

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Derīgi raksti

Kādēļ Islandi nepiemin ziņu programmās. Parādu piramīda un ko ar to darīt? Ciemos pie kalkulatora. Cik daudz Latvija uzdāvinājusi ES http://lv.netlog.com/stepsjanis/blog/&page=1 Autortiesību likumdošana. Ieguvēji un zaudētāji, jaunās iniciatīvas – SOPA, PIPA un ACTA http://www.tautasforums.lv Šajā vietnē daudz derīgu rakstu par … Continue reading

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Finanšu krīze glābj klimatu.

Finanšu burbulis ir pārsprādzis. Gaisā jūtama detonējušas naudas un posta smaka. Miljoniem cilvēku papildina bezdarbnieku un bezpajumtnieku rindas. Trūkumcietēju virtuves vāra zupas nabagiem pat Rietumeiropā un Ziemeļamerikā. Baznīca baro un uzņemas atbildību par cietušajiem. Aina nav no pievilcīgajām. Atgādina mēra … Continue reading

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The word of God

We are asked to justify these frightful passages, these infamous laws of war, because the Bible is the word of God. As a matter of fact, there never was, and there never can be, an argument even tending to prove … Continue reading

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Mystery: How Wealth Creates Poverty in the World

By Michael Parenti There is a “mystery” we must explain: How is it that as corporate investments and foreign aid and international loans to poor countries have increased dramatically throughout the world over the last half century, so has poverty? … Continue reading

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Ten Questions the Media Are Not Asking About Norway

by: Michael Nagler and Stephanie N. Van Hook, Metta Center for Nonviolence | Op-Ed Izglītojošs raksts: http://www.truth-out.org/ten-questions-media-are-not-asking-about-norway/1311774326 The law enforcement entities dealing with the appalling massacre in and around Oslo last Friday have been understandably preoccupied with the question, did … Continue reading

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Air Force Cites New Testament, Ex-Nazi, to Train Officers on Ethics of Launching Nuclear Weapons

Wednesday 27 July 2011, by: Jason Leopold, Truthout | Report The United States Air Force has been training young missile officers about the morals and ethics of launching nuclear weapons by citing passages from the New Testament and commentary from … Continue reading

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Willpower and Temptation

An old solution to the problem of temptation. Published on October 21, 2011 by Michael W. Austin in Ethics for EveryoneThere are many possible answers to why we fail to resist temptation in our lives, but one of those answers … Continue reading

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Essential Secrets of Psychotherapy: The Healing Power of Clinical Wisdom

A Forensic Psychologist on Anger, Madness and Destructive Behavior by Dr. Stephen Diamond  What really happens in psychotherapy? The answer to that question is complex. And depends in part on the type of psychotherapy one seeks. And who provides it. … Continue reading

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Five Ways to Avoid Getting Ripped Off

Thinking critically and acting assertively can protect you from getting scammed http://www.psychologytoday.com/collections/201111/scammed/dont-get-ripped

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The Biggest Risk to the Economy in 2012, and What’s the Economy For Anyway?

By Robert Reich Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos a few days ago, said the “critical risks” facing the American economy this year were a worsening of Europe’s chronic sovereign debt crisis and a … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on economies

There is a deeper aspect to this which nobody mentions: Economies are all fake.  Money is something we invent, it is something we generate by various means and its value is based on the fact people believe it has a … Continue reading

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Who got rich on his own

“There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own.  Nobody.” — Elizabeth Warren

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Wake Up America – Jon McNaughton

jeb Amerikas Iļja Glazunovs: http://www.mcnaughtonart.com/artwork/view_zoom/?artpiece_id=379 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KGlBHyVeYU

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Before I go and destroy America

Here’s a good tip for foreign travelers hoping to visit the United States: no matter what the words “destroy America” might mean among your hometown folk, you may want to keep that phrase off your Twitter feed. Emily Bunting and … Continue reading

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Full Show: How Big Banks are Rewriting the Rules of our Economy

http://billmoyers.com/episode/full-show-how-big-banks-are-rewriting-the-rules-of-our-economy/ Ekonomikas mācībstunda: kā tika izveidota globālā krīze. Tā kā cilvēce iet gadījuma meklējumu ceļu, tad vienīgais veids, kā (pirmo reizi)  uzzināt, kā nevajadzēja darīt, ir … kļūdīties. Sakāmvārds gan saka, ka Nemācīties no savām un citu kļūdām nozīmē – … Continue reading

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