Reifying Ourselves

Reifying Ourselves

Hey Adbusters, Marcuse predicted it. Debora predicted it. Adorno and Horkheimer predicted it. These cats are only the tip of the iceberg …  Facebook, as a social media platform, is absolutely NOT neutral. Facebook is an ideologically geared profit making machine,...
The planet vs our Egos

The planet vs our Egos

A letter by Callum Golding What really is climate change? If not a reflection of our grandiose ego? Day by day, year by year we destroy our one viable, habitable planet. What possibly could be the reason for such absurdity? Certainly the decisions we make in this...
To be a part of, and not apart

To be a part of, and not apart

A letter to the Editor I sat in a typically rainy New England parking lot for about 2 hours, as my girlfriend shopped in a rather large thrift store. The shopping plaza looked imposing for sure. There were people everywhere, they seemed less imposing, just folks going...
Seeds of Knowledge

Seeds of Knowledge

Too many laws, physical, manmade, karmic, have been broken. Too many laws — physical, manmade, karmic — have been broken, too many crimes committed against both nature and humanity, too much suffering rained down on too many innocents, just so that a blind—headed...