Jun 282012

Watch the video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGQmdoK_ZfY OR, same thing, but on Dan Simons’ blog: http://www.dansimons.com/videos.html    the top video. OR:  To the right see the menu of 8 videos.  The top right-hand one should be 19.16 minutes, of Dan’s TED Talk, demonstrating students passing basketballs.  Try that one. The work of Dan Simons is valuable.      

Feb 142012

I believe this is the growing consciousness.   Many more people are “getting it” – that we are all part and parcel of the same thing, the one, along with the rest of creation.  It’s hard getting past the idea that we are separate. http://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/einsteins-theory-of-religion/ “Everything that the human race has done and thought is concerned with the satisfaction […]

Mar 102010

Some critical components of democracy are addressed, including the ability of citizens to recognize propaganda and how it operates.   CONTENTS (1)   COMMENTARY (2)   THE CELLIST OF SARAJEVO = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = == (1)   COMMENTARY   I was asked:   Why shouldn’t I […]

Mar 052010

(Nov 29, 2011:  scroll down to bottom to “Comments” regarding Bush Family history) The use of propaganda in today’s world is a serious issue. This CBC documentary sets the stage for this series of  postings about propaganda and naiveté:   (link no longer valid  http://www.cbc.ca/documentaries/lovehatepropaganda/ “ …  a six-part documentary series on the role propaganda played in […]