Monthly Archives: June 2016

Nepopulāri par ģenētiski modificētu pārtiku

Esat redzējuši visāda veida fantastikas filmas ar sižetu, kur varoņi izmūk ārā no kāda psihes manipulācijas eksperimenta un dzīvo laimīgu dzīvi? Un tad uzrodas kāds ļaunais, pasaka triggerphrase, un labais varonis momentā kļūst par pakļāvīgu slepkavošanas mašīnu ar aptumšotu prātu? … Continue reading

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Dzīves mākslinieki

Mēs esam limbisko smadzeņu pārvaldīti, dominēti un pakļauti dzīvnieki. Tas nozīmē, ka mūsu rīcību galvenokārt, droši vien par 80-90 %, nosaka emociju piepildīšanas vajadzības. Lielākā daļa cilvēku rīkojas, to neapzinoties, sevi šāda liela laika mērogā nevērojot, nezinot, neapzinoties un nesaprotot. … Continue reading

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Evolving Curricula for an Exponential World

today’s students often spend time learning very difficult material that they don’t need, while getting no exposure to critical information that is important to achieving success in the digital age. Many of our society’s technical failures are due to poorly … Continue reading

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“Permanent War” by Chris Hedges, excerpt from Death of the Liberal Class, Nation Books, 2010

One of the most pathetic aspects of human history is that every civilization expresses itself most pretentiously, compounds its partial and universal values most convincingly and claims immortality for its finite existence at the very moment when the decay which … Continue reading

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American Fascists

The Christian Right And The War On America by CHRIS HEDGES Hardcover, 254 pages, Simon & Schuster, List Price: $25| purchase Book Summary Includes the author’s perspective on abortion, Antichrist, apocalyptic violence, Bible, religious broadcasting media, George W. Bush, Christian … Continue reading

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NATO: America’s Other Cold War Dinosaur

by Jacob G. Hornberger, June 2, 2016  http://fff.org/2016/06/02/nato-americas-cold-war-dinosaur/  Ever since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the mainstream media has, by and large, towed the official Washington line: that the Cold War never ended, the Russian (i.e., Soviet) communist threat never went away, … Continue reading

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