Hacking Darwin The reign of scientism over the definition of man in the age of Crispr could be disastrous: scientists have no real grasp of the nature of man, and worse no willingness to give up th… Source: What is ‘man’? – Darwiniana
We can't solve the politics of India save to note that its incredibly archaic tradition is betraying its future. Consider the still dominant tyranny of caste. We need as outsiders to critique that tradition and forestall the reactionary fascism promoted in secret by the whole guru phenomenon. India is at least a democracy (supposedly)) where … Continue reading three hundred million doing hatha yoga isn’t much of a spiritual movement…//In India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wins in Landslide Re-election
The mystery of Rajneesh for those who puzzled over him from the seventies onward was the way he managed to play 'guru' or 'buddha' without being enlightened. That's the mysterious side of that figure whose 'teaching' was a strange form of treading water with infantile pseudo-meditations and the whole sex/tantra muddle. I suspect that he … Continue reading Rajneesh was not enlightened?
In India, Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh incited his followers to unrestrained sexual license and encouraged them to engage in prostitution and drugsmuggling to feed his endless appetite for money . . . In Oregon, members of his cult launched the first campaign of bio-terrorism in U.S. history and a deranged nurse attempted to create a live … Continue reading The Rajneesh Chronicles: The True Story of the Cult that Unleashed the First Act of Bioterrorism on U.S. Soil | Tin House
It is unclear what is going to happen re: the abortion debate and the possible end of Roe versus Wade. We could end up in a madhouse of intractable confusion. It might help to critique the soul que… Source: The soul question and the confusion over the abortion debate… – Democratic Market Neo-communism
The strange ideology of the religious right supports US/zionist)imperialism and its wars/genocide but promotes the (fallacious) views of ‘soul’ in the context of the foetus…The qu… Source: Soul factors and the foetus…xtian religious contradictions/hypocrisy – Democratic Market Neo-communism
I am often struck by the lack of historical knowledge in the public, a factor often noted. Although knowledge is not the same as that of intelligence the fact remains that historical study is one w… Source: The eonic effect as the ultimate IQ test…? neuroplastic exercises… (IQ versus, high intelligence, low historical knowledge) – … Continue reading History versus yoga: which is the best ‘path’?