Picture above is: Thich Quang Duc 1963 Giving his life in a helpless act of servitude to a need for change... Brady Girt Agrarianism—Indigenization—Agroecology _________________________ Martin Luther King Jr. Malcolm X Vittorio Arrigoni Rachel Corrie Mahatma Gandhi having sacrificed all to lead in simplicity Gandhi as a young Lawyer _______________________ As a man was passing… Continue reading Empowering the Revolution is now Empowering Social Evolution… www.occupyconscience.com
Two short paragraphs on what really matters about the population and land ownership shift
Agrarianism—Indigenization—Agroecology City gentrification is interesting but less important than rural gentrification which is booming. Popular or trendy regions where development and land use policies are not intelligently designed ahead of time turn into a big mess. There are no intelligent land use policies in 2016 by the way. Even if industry is limited by development policies,… Continue reading Two short paragraphs on what really matters about the population and land ownership shift
The middle ground in highly polarized debate
This topic will be interesting to all as a uniquely well supported central position on a highly polarized subject: "I simply do not care about gun regulation, laws to regulate abortion, homosexuality, trans... debates, who marries who, or even this ridiculous charade of a presidential election as all of them are in our era. I care… Continue reading The middle ground in highly polarized debate
The systems are sick not the people…
"...there has never been anything wrong with humanity itself..." Roger Stellwagen said: "A friend ask me why I carry a gun, I replied, because a cop is too heavy." Though that is not me, I still get the point. This is an issue of trust in governance and or civilization. Trust is at a low… Continue reading The systems are sick not the people…
Idealism to Realism in the test-tube of globally interconnected capitalism
Is idealism a vice or a foundation and outflow of a properly functioning conscience and locally evolved culture? What is the functional and rational interplay of idealism and realism in view of an imploding environmental scenario? Is globally pervasive capitalism dynamically similar to locally driven market economy and how does it alternatively affect diverse local culture and the evolution of… Continue reading Idealism to Realism in the test-tube of globally interconnected capitalism
Conventional-Agriculture critiqued in the light of Agroecology: MORNING BRAINSTORM, nothing fancy…
"In agroecology we feed on the results of science as an organic farmer feeds on carrots as they are plucked from the ground. We do not prefer that someone else claiming rights and position pre-package the product of science with preservatives, pomp, collateral price tags, and irrelevant assumptions..." ___________________________________ Conventional agriculture often relies heavily on the use of… Continue reading Conventional-Agriculture critiqued in the light of Agroecology: MORNING BRAINSTORM, nothing fancy…
Wisdom – the multi-generational pact
We live in an interesting time. I am somewhere in the mid-point of what would be an average life expectancy now in 2016. When I was young I flocked to old people and gleaned every ounce of knowledge I could from their wise perspectives. I worked with them every chance I could, especially the country… Continue reading Wisdom – the multi-generational pact
The Tech-farm or the Research Laboratory?
What actually benefits society may not be what you are told in today's cliché ... ______________ Is there hope and reason to believe that we can accomplish what is good for people and our planet in ways counter to the prescriptions, conventions, or clichés of our confused societies? Enlightened hope comes from the evolution of knowledge, understanding of… Continue reading The Tech-farm or the Research Laboratory?
Globally Connected, Local Agrarian Union (Currently the WildCommons) – New ideas for tomorrow…
Pigeon-holed communities: The picture above is where we will find ourselves if we continue trusting the road forward to get us to where we must go. Alternate routes are required. __________________________________ This is a current project in alpha development stage. It is intended to enable sustainable cash optional knowledge and integrity critical existence for the… Continue reading Globally Connected, Local Agrarian Union (Currently the WildCommons) – New ideas for tomorrow…
Socialism, Capitalism, and any Combo There-of.. DEAD END ROAD or FULL SPEAD AHEAD?
Capitalism won over socialism and democratic capitalist socialism might well have won over pure capitalism or socialism. Yet, we still haven’t nailed it. Do we continue under the restraint of what has been done or is it time to move ahead to the future of greater capacity than past or present? Adaptive systems of diversity are… Continue reading Socialism, Capitalism, and any Combo There-of.. DEAD END ROAD or FULL SPEAD AHEAD?