Monthly Archives: May 2009

Amazing song

I don’t know why this song isn’t more popular. Advertisements

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Death & Taxes?

Here’s an interesting video challenging the old saying by Benjamin Franklin “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Personally I think this documentary is over simplifying the judicial system, but an interesting idea … Continue reading

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Take Back Mothers’ Day!

Mothers’ Day is one of the secular days I observe quite ‘religiously’, even if it has become a commercialized guilt-fest, by buying roses for my own Mother and Grandmothers. I think this has a lot to do with the philosophical … Continue reading

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The Personal Commons

It is interesting to note how Americans defend the Private/Personal Commons against intrusions of the state. This highly energetic defense of the personal commons is probably why the American democracy has proven so durable. It’s a shame that American society … Continue reading

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Long Live the ‘Commons’

A really cool little video explaining ‘the Commons’. I had originally run into the idea of the ‘Commons’ in the New Internationalist(NI) and Adbusters. NI was concerned heavily in the environmental commons, and Adbusters was concerned with the mental commons.

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