Self-Destructive Individualism

Question: If you could eliminate one mainstream Western ideology/movement, what would it be? Answer: Probably individualism. In a globally integrated, fully interdependent world the unfounded belief that we are separated individuals is harmful, extremely dangerous. It makes us behave like cells, organs that were separated from the body and they believe they can exist in … More Self-Destructive Individualism

Becoming Good Citizens

Question: How important is it that every citizen tries to be a good citizen? Answer: As others already pointed out, a society cannot function without its members keeping certain laws that facilitate the optimal function of that society, maintaining its integrity, security, development. Today in a world that has become completely integrated and interdependent it … More Becoming Good Citizens

The Human Purpose Machine’s Are Incapable Of

Question: What is the purpose of our existence, knowing that machines could be doing everything we’re doing far better than us? Answer: It is completely true that very soon machines will be able to do everything – even such delicate actions like performing operations on patients in hospitals – better than us. But our purpose … More The Human Purpose Machine’s Are Incapable Of

Humanitarian Focus

Question: If you were studying to be a humanitarian, what would be the object of your focus through your studies in this day age? Answer: The object of my focus would be – actually it is – the quantity and quality of Human connections we need to build between us. These connections will define Humanity … More Humanitarian Focus

Mutual Understanding

Question: How does understanding your own suffering help you to understand the suffering of others? Answer: The most important principle, law of perception, understanding is the “law of similarity”. In other words we can’t sense, attain anything unless we ourselves have a previous experience, template of what we sense, attain. This is what it means … More Mutual Understanding