Tag: Perception

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The Occupation of the American Mind

"The best answer to propaganda is not counter-propaganda — it’s understanding how propaganda operates so it can’t work on you anymore. that’s what our film does." - Roger Waters, Pink Floyd Co-Founder & Narrator of The Occupation of the American Mind

The Occupation of the American Mind

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Jeremy Narby

"This is perhaps one of the most important things I learned during this investigation: We see what we believe, and not just the contrary; and to change what we see, it is sometimes necessary to change what we believe."


"Nonetheless, gazing out the train window at a random sample of

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Gedanken zu Ursache und Wirkung

Frage nach Chancen und Lösungen der "Corona Pandemie" - Gedanken zu Ursache und Wirkung

English translation

Ich würde gerne einige Gedanken teilen, die eventuell dabei helfen neue Antworten zu finden oder auch neue Sichtweisen auf die Ursachen, die aus meiner Sicht viel tiefer liegen als in der aktuellen Politik, der

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Ideas on Cause and Effect

Question about opportunities and solutions of the "Corona Pandemic" - Ideas on cause and effect

Deutsche Übersetzung

I would like to share some ideas about the causes of the circumstances in the world we live in today, which in my view are much deeper than current politics, media coverage or

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Defamation

“It used to be a universally accepted axiom that the Palestinian Israeli conflict is an intractable and immovable impasse of epic proportion. Its Sisyphean nature cemented its reputation as an insoluble focal point of hatred and endless violence. Such universal truths, of course, derive their power and resonance from within

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Pseudology: The Art of Lying

"We must shift America from a ‘needs’ to a ‘desires’ culture, people must be trained to desire, to want new things even before the old has been completely consumed. We must shape a new mentality in America, man’s desires must overshadow his needs." Paul Mazer, Lehman Brothers (1930)


"The

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Noam Chomsky

"Science is a bit like the joke about the drunk who is looking under a lamppost for a key that he has lost on the other side of the street, because that's where the light is. It has no other choice." - Noam Chomsky


"If we don't believe in freedom

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Greek Philosophy

"As long as Man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings, he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love." - Pythagoras

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Food, Earth, Happiness

"The film filled me up with great joy and inspiration...I knew it was going to uplift and give a new perspective to my soul, but I didn't know how deeply it would do those things! I'm going to watch the film today... for the 8th time." – Rafayah Uzzyah, Philadelphia,

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In Google We Trust

"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

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Content, Chris Petit

Christopher Petit's 'Content' is a kind of hypnotic road movie, a meditation on the limbo of middle-age and the flatness of the digital age. The film isn't available for love nor money, so this is my Frankenstein construction from two badly corrupted online sources. The lesser version is from here

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Masanobu Fukuoka

"Aber wenn man zehn Dinge verstehen will, versteht man in Wirklichkeit nicht einmal eines. Wenn du hundert Blumen kennst, "kennst" du nicht eine einzige."


"But intending to understand ten things, you actually do not understand even one. If you know a hundred flowers you do not “know” a single one.

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Howard Lawler

"It's a daunting task to try and make the world a better place, but what better have we to do with our lives?"


"What’s on tomorrow is opportunity and obligations. The opportunity to see life as it is and the obligation to figure out what else it can be.

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Bayo Akomolafe

The Times are Urgent, Let Us Slow Down

Author, speaker, lecturer, renegade academic, ethnopsychotherapeutic researcher and proud diaper-changer, Bayo Akomolafe (Ph.D.), is globally recognized for his poetic, unconventional and counter-intuitive take on global crisis, civic action and social change. He is Executive Director and Initiating / Co-ordinating Curator for the

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The Kybalion (1908) by Three Initiates

The Original Audiobook / 1st Edition with Visuals of the complete text.
~ Chapters:
00:58 - Introduction
09:12 - I. Hermetic Philosophy
20:06 - II. Seven Hermetic Principles
40:02 - III. Mental Transmutation
49:37 - IV. The All
1:03:17 - V. The Mental Paradox
1:

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Ron Paul

"Freedom is not defined by safety. Freedom is defined by the ability of citizens to live without government interference. Government cannot create a world without risks, nor would we really wish to live in such a fictional place. Only a totalitarian society would even claim absolute safety as a worthy

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Mauro Zappaterra

The Cerebrospinal Fluid and the Appearance of “I Am”

Certain traditions believe there is a ‘step-down’ process or condensation that occurs from the Source to our physical self. As this energy condenses it becomes more differentiated and visible to the human eye as physical form. As this condensation occurs, certain

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Max Igan

"Look into your own heart and then look into the heart of another Because when you look deeply enough into the heart of another, what you will find is yourself."

Max Igan at the Open Mind Conference 2014, Copenhagen.

"Reclaiming the Earth – steps towards a collective awakening"

Maxwell Igan has

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Mark Wigley

"Architecture never derived its force from stability of culture, but rather from the expression of those moments when that sense of stability slipped." - Mark Wigley

Mark Wigley | Architectural Theory: The Future of Cities

Mark Wigley, an Architectural Theorist, Scholar and Author, and Dean of Columbia University Graduate School of

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Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi (2019) | The Magic Beneath Us - by Louie Schwartzberg

When so many are struggling for connection, inspiration and hope, Fantastic Fungi brings us together as interconnected creators of our world.

Fantastic Fungi is a consciousness-shifting film about the mycelium network that takes us on an immersive journey through

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