Gathering Minds

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Marketing Devices

"Logic and critical thinking skills are vital to successful and sensible living, and are sorely lacking in modern education. If we can provide someone with the ability to think better, we then give that person the ability to successfully and…

Manufactured Society

I look around and am amazed at how every aspect of life is controlled, manipulated, adjusted and fenced off. Like cattle through the gateway, the mass called humanity is tenderly cared for so as not to harm the merchandise - unless of course…

Screamers

There is a movie of the same name as the title of this post and it certainly applies. You know the one, from 1995. I found this picture on The McCLaughry’s Blog in an…

Guess I'm An Anarchist...

"I’m not an anarchist who believes that all control is evil and should be eliminated, as then we’d simply have a much different type of mess to clean up than we do now.On the contrary, control is a necessary element to achieve anything at…

The Force of Change II

All civilizations come and go. There is just no way around this clearly defined and explicit rule of Man and in each incarnation civilization provides for specific nodes of meaning. For each there is a reason - for both group and individual….

'Independent' Scientology

The religion, the philosophy, the company, take your pick. In shuffling the deck confusion reigns and in that confusion stable data become the frontier where we search for new life, new meaning, to go where no one has gone before. As the pack…

Forum: Deception And Control

It’s been made clear that this site deals in directness. This also means that endless reasons, explanations, justifications and "why’s" mean diddly-squat. If one cannot or will not use one’s ability to peek behind the veil then of course,…

Eggshells and Banana Peels

As we tread thru life, we gingerly walk upon eggshells hoping that our footsteps do not disturb more than what we bargained for. What a pity. I’d rather slip on a banana peel than to be so afraid of my actions that I become introverted in life….