Toxic USMCA (NAFTA 2.0), Death to American Constitution?

In an email sent out by the White House on Monday, August 19, 2019, an article in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review was quoted praising the USMCA—the trade agreement between these United States, Canada and Mexico. This agreement is a replacement for NAFTA, but instead of fixing the former trade agreement’s many problems, this new NAFTA 2.0 … More Toxic USMCA (NAFTA 2.0), Death to American Constitution?

Rising Above the Physical — No Longer a Cog in the Machine

So long as we are trapped by desires and fears, we will remain a cog in the machine of physical reality. We will have zero free will, except for one direction, and one direction only. That direction can be described quite simply as “giving up self-concern.” This is also equivalent to giving up the false, … More Rising Above the Physical — No Longer a Cog in the Machine

Discovering the John Birch Society: The Need to Protect Civilization from Nefarious Conspiracies

If you’re new here, you may want to know that “conspiracy” does not mean “fantasy.” Far from it. But more on that in a moment. In 1966, I overheard a fellow high school student mention the John Birch Society (JBS). Another student replied, “No. Don’t pay any attention to the Birchers. They’re a bunch of … More Discovering the John Birch Society: The Need to Protect Civilization from Nefarious Conspiracies

The Atheists’ Paradox

Atheists have long been faced with a paradox of which they have remained entirely blind. After decades of contemplation, only a couple of days ago did I finally realize this paradox with such clarity. So, I’m not surprised that the very people who need this understanding the most, and who avoid it the most fervently, have not yet found it. … More The Atheists’ Paradox