"There is, simply, no way, to ignore privacy. Because a citizenry’s freedoms are interdependent, to surrender your own privacy is really to surrender everyone’s. You might choose to give it up out of convenience, or under the popular pretext that privacy is only required by those who have
Loyalty cards, medical records, geolocation, biometric passports. Our digital traces speak volumes about our habits.
The large volume of data recorded during each of our visits to the internet represents a great opportunity for personalisation, but the information we distil is also widely used for commercial purposes and can be
Meditation, Creativity, Peace; Documentary of a 16 Country Tour
Where does David Lynch get all those ideas? Why is he so prolific over so many years—with iconic works of film, photography, music, and painting? And what’s the deal with meditation?
Ten years ago, a team of filmmakers followed
Jedes Kind hat das natürliche Bedürfnis zu Lernen und sich vielfältiges Wissen anzueignen. Leider kollidiert dieses Bestreben oft mit den Lehrinhalten, die von der Schule vorgegeben sind. Die Unmengen an Unterrichtsstoff behindern das freiwillige Lernen der Kinder und enden oft in Frustration, da die Inhalte sich nicht mit
Lauren Greenfield examines materialism, celebrity culture, and social status and reflects on the desire to be wealthy at any cost. This visual history of the growing obsession with wealth uses first-person interviews in Los Angeles, Moscow, Dubai, China and around the world to bear witness to the global boom-and-bust economy,
Owned & Operated is a mosaic of the world through the lens of the internet. Showing our lives as consumers, under the thumbs of privileged individuals and their methods of control. But the world is awakening, and the experience is something outside the normal rules of social interaction, causing excitement
Past, Present, Future (1986) - Larry Hannigan | Conspiracy… one of the darkest words in human history
For the past 300 years men of different nationalities and many religious and non-religious backgrounds have joined forces and gained control over the world’s money systems. They have established a super structure of
„Dwight Eisenhower warned American citizens at the end of his presidency about the implications of the military-industrial complex and its influence over government. We have now gone well beyond any of the wildest imaginations that could have entered Eisenhower's mind.“
„When we do not understand something, a common reaction is
2017 Maps of Meaning 01: Context and Background
In this lecture, I discuss the context within which the theory I am delineating through this course emerge: that of the cold war. What is belief? Why is it so important to people? Why will they fight to protect it? I propose
THOTH's PROPHECY read from the Hermetic Texts by Graham Hancock
Graham Hancock is a British author who specializes in theories involving ancient civilizations, Earth changes, stone monuments or megaliths, altered states of consciousness, ancient myths, and astronomical or astrological data from the past. He has become recognized as an unconventional
The Economics of Happiness
The Economics of Happiness describes a world moving simultaneously in two opposing directions. On the one hand, government and big business continue to promote globalization and the consolidation of corporate power. At the same time, people around the world are resisting those policies – and, far from
TEDxRainier - Dimitri Christakis - Media and Children
Dimitri Christakis is a pediatrician, parent, and researcher whose influential findings are helping identify optimal media exposure for children.
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like
Maybe Logic: The Lives & Ideas Of Robert Anton Wilson (2003)
Guerrilla ontologist. Psychedelic magician. Outer head of the Illuminati. Quantum psychologist. Sit-down comic/philosopher. Discordian Pope. Whatever the label and rank, Robert Anton Wilson is undeniably one of the foundations of 21th Century Western counterculture. Maybe Logic - The
Exposing Human Programming ... stepping out of the Matrix!
Groomed to becoming consumers, we become unwitting but willing slaves to the Temple of Global Corporatism ... an agenda which serves to suppress our true selves, preventing us from realising who we are and from achieving our full potential.
Erzogen zu Komsumenten, werden
"Meine Vernunft sagt mir, daß Land nicht verkauft werden kann. Der Große Geist gab es seinen Kindern, dass sie darauf leben und es bebauen, soweit dies für ihren Unterhalt nötig ist; und solange sie darauf wohnen und es pflegen, haben sie das Recht auf den Boden, doch wenn sie freiwillig