Question: How do you differentiate between nationalism, separatism, and supremacy? Answer: We are all born with an inherently proud, individualistic, self-centered, self-justifying and distrusting nature. We all have a strong sense of individual and national (tribal) identity. This tribal identity is interesting as it can group us together alongside such “artificial” constructs as sports teams … More Nationalism, Separatism, Supremacy
Question: Has globalization been the cause of rising costs of living worldwide? Answer: It is interesting – as you can see from the answers – that many people are not even aware of the cost of living rising, although even in such small places where I live for example – in a small town in … More What’s Wrong With Globalization?
Question: How did politicians become so powerful? Answer: I don’t think they are so powerful at all. I consider them puppets instead. They are blindly led by their own egotistic, self-serving, self-justifying ambitions, while they are also hapless servants of powerful lobby, interest groups that operate behind the scenes. But even those “hidden” powers, interest … More Powerless Politicians
Question: Is political power monolithic? Answer: This is a difficult question to answer. It seems to us that in countries which still has some resemblance to democracy political power is not monolithic. Although we are all born with an inherently selfish, egotistic, self-justifying and subjective nature, democratic institutions are designed to force the most egotistic … More Monolithic Political Power
Question: What emotions occur for you when a question isn’t answered? Answer: An unanswered question causes frustration, like an unfulfilled hunger, yearning. A question always signals a need,a need that needs to be fulfilled, thus when no answer comes it increases the need which we “decode” as pain. We are not aware of this consciously … More Accessing Nature’s “Cosmic Google” Search
Question: Didn’t every single atom that ever existed in the whole universe, from ages past to eons in the future, have a hand in me posting this question right now? Why not? Answer: You are completely right. Moreover what you asked, and what I am answering is already completely predetermined. The whole Universe – including … More Watching Or Directing The Movie Of Life?
Question: Should globalization be blamed for the transfer of immoral culture? Answer: No. Globalization – living in a globally integrated and fully interdependent Human society – is not something “man-made”. It is an evolutionary necessity, we evolved into such a world since otherwise Humanity would not be able to survive in a cosmic Natural system … More The Evolutionary Necessity Of Globalization, And Our “Immoral Decline”