Tag Archives: religion

UNREPENTANT: KEVIN ANNETT AND CANADA’S GENOCIDE

This documentary reveals Canada’s darkest secret – the deliberate extermination of indigenous (Native American) peoples and the theft of their land under the guise of religion. This never before told history as seen through the eyes of this former minister … Continue reading

Posted in Society, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on UNREPENTANT: KEVIN ANNETT AND CANADA’S GENOCIDE

A VIRUS CALLED FEAR – Student Documentary Short

FamaMediaProductions Very few people understand the programming of fear, and why it distorts our perceptions. While fear is a program used for our survival, fear also creates irrational beliefs that cause larger systems of fear like politics, religion and the … Continue reading

Posted in Bullying, Health, Health Related, Mental Health, Psychology, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on A VIRUS CALLED FEAR – Student Documentary Short

Is free will a myth or the foundation of law and order?

Michael Cook BioEdge Calvin was deemed a heretic by Catholics for preaching that only the predestined elect would be saved and that the predestined reprobate were all toast. That was in the 16th century, but the battle over free will … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Health Related, Psychology, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Is free will a myth or the foundation of law and order?

Jonathan Haidt: Religion, evolution, and the ecstasy of self-transcendence

Jonathan Haidt TED Psychologist Jonathan Haidt asks a simple, but difficult question: why do we search for self-transcendence? Why do we attempt to lose ourselves? In a tour through the science of evolution by group selection, he proposes a provocative … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy, Psychology, Society, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Jonathan Haidt: Religion, evolution, and the ecstasy of self-transcendence

Beauty and Science (Or Fighting Over the Love)

Dylan Partially Examined Life I subscribe to a number of thick writing journals filled with short stories, essays, and poetry. I am generally behind in reading them, though once I sit down and do so I never regret it. Tin … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Philosophy, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Beauty and Science (Or Fighting Over the Love)

Why Individualism is more compassionate than Collectivism

J.G. Vibes Activist Post Throughout most of the world people are taught to look at reality in a very polarized way. When certain issues are presented to us through mainstream circles they are usually oversimplified to the point where all … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Health Related, Philosophy, Politics, Psychology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Why Individualism is more compassionate than Collectivism

Fault Lines: Politics, Religion and the Tea Party

Fault Lines Al Jazeera As the race for the Republican presidential nomination for the 2012 elections heats up, Fault Lines follows the Iowa campaign trail to investigate the underlying forces shaping candidates.What role does religion play in the US presidential … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Fault Lines: Politics, Religion and the Tea Party

Michael-Parenti-January-6-2012-Democracy and the Pathology of Wealth

Source: Youtube/LaPena Michael Parenti is an internationally known award-winning author and lecturer. He is one of the nation’s leading progressive political analysts. His highly informative and entertaining books and talks have reached a wide range of audiences in North America … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, History, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Michael-Parenti-January-6-2012-Democracy and the Pathology of Wealth