2020 was like walking through an Orwellian black mirror.
Everything had to go digital: making everything we do and everything that comes to us dependent on a structure without Democratic control.
A new emergency and crisis theme forced us all inside once again. All fully tested already in the 2007/2008…
A small story of hope from a rising luddite
I will confess I used to be an apocalypse scroller. Getting more gloomy every day when i read about the latest things happening in our world. Civil wars, hunger and poverty, and then in the same newspaper or on the same…
“What experience and history teach us is this — that people and governments never have learned anything from history, or acted on principles deduced from it.” -W.F. Hegel
Now that the year is coming to a close I thought it would be good to summarize what the world…
“Freedom of speech is unnecessary if the people to whom it is granted do not think for themselves.”
― Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Closing of the earlier 2020 year review with a news event in the category ‘Follow the money’.
Courtesy of the WashingtonPost:
Worlds richest men added billions to their fortunes…
What we have seen: the abstract crisis hardly anyone understood but still troubled most of us was just the beginning.
After the high minded bankers started their great escape the people started to let their blood for what was called “bailout”.
First it was just numbers. The deficit numbers of…
Putin’s plans for a divided West and Baltic anxieties
Let’s list some facts of the past years and see if they can enlighten a pattern in our most recent European history.
White savior? Western styled? I think the theme of the movie is quite the opposite. It has the Chinese regime writ large through all the themes and dialogue used in it.
Also we will look shortly at the Prometheus theme recurring in the movie through the protagonists search for ‘black…