The weirdest thing is the total disconnection between people, countries, everybody trying to save themselves alone, it even at the expense of others. This is exactly the opposite of what we should be doing! I mean I understand the isolation precautions, but the total lack of mutual communication, mutual coordination at a time of a … More What are the weirdest things people are trying to do to prevent the coronavirus?
Well it seems the Chinese managed to contain the virus with reasonably short time although we still don’t know the natural course of the outbreak. But in general coercion, forcing people to comply doesn’t work, as people instinctively rebel. Moreover for such draconian restrictions to be effective people would need to trust their leaders, and … More Should individual freedom be reasonably suspended and retargeted during moments of crisis?
I think this is the logical outcome, and since we are overall an intelligent species, with a unique mind capable of critical self-assessment, initiating self-change when necessary, there is a very good chance that the final outcome of the virus outbreak will be positive, revolutionary! I think there is already an overwhelming awakening “from below”, … More Do you think society will return closer together after this international quarantine?
There is a chance for that but it depends on how we react to it. So far there is no reason to believe that the virus outbreak itself will enter history. But since it is showing us things which we suspected, talked about before but didn’t feel on our flesh, now this very direct impression … More Will the Coronavirus scare make history?
I would like to copy here another answer given to the same question: “That we are all connected, biologically and economically, and the risk to the weakest is everyone’s hazard. We need to ensure adequate health care and physical well-being for everyone in a society.” I also think that this is the harshest and truest … More What are some harsh but true facts that will come to light as a result of the COVID-19?
I thought they were doing it anyway, openly in front of our own noses?! I don’t think they need any special distraction to keep running us the 99%, since we are cheap and ignorant, we can easily be paid off with the epic sport season, the epic movies, TV series Hollywood and the entertainment industry … More How could elites potentially use the distraction of COVID-19 to augment and strengthen their grip on power?
Question: What are the implications of positing that what is “good/bad” is not valid at the level of individuals but instead must be assessed at the level of what is good/bad at the society or gene-line level? Answer: This is an extremely important question our collective Human survival depends upon! By default – fueled by … More Systemic Instead Of Individual Calculations
Question: Is the system really crumbling? Answer: Yes, our present system, civilization is crumbling and it was actually pre-programmed to fail. Human history is a recurring chain of vicious cycles, civilizations being built on the ruins of the previous ones, only to repeat the same mistakes and then fall themselves. And the falls usually come … More The Predestined Fall Of Our Civilization
Question: What are some basic things in society, that if taken away, would send the world into chaos? Answer: Human society lives or dies based on the mutually responsible, mutually complementing interconnections in between people. Without such connection, if everybody could freely go after their own, inherently selfish, greedy and hateful egos, we would descend … More Only Our Connections Can Prevent Chaos
Question: What is your philosophy of contentment? Answer: When we look at Nature’s fully integrated, closed systems – like our biological body for example – contentment is twofold. On one hand each cell, organ needs is own “contentment”, fulfillment (inner contentment), but at the same time each cell, organ also had to be in complete … More Perfect Contentment