Letters To Earth

Ideology and Idiotology

I have concluded that we do not have an ideology, we have an idiotology. Ideology is defined as:  "A system of ideas and ideals, especially one that forms the basis of economic or political theory and policy.." According to Louis Althusser, ideology "can be described as a set of conscious and un...

The Shiny, Red Prius and I

A month ago I was driving home from Kalamazoo with my son, Nathan. Traffic was very heavy, and I had to get into the lane to my left or I would have been stuck in a 'turn right only' lane. There was just enough room, so I put my blinker on and pulled over. However, the instant I put my blinker on...

The Financial Oceans

I recently read an article on the BIS and two things struck me as I read. One was that we are already operating within the system of a New World Order and have been since 1930 when the BIS began. The second was that we are moving past our current system of money altogether. It is simple. If the...

Climate Change, Snow, and Government

There was an article in the New York Times a couple of Sundays ago that said, “Nothing besides a national policy shift on how we create and consume energy will keep our mountains white in the winter — and slow global warming to a safe level.” The article then went on to mourn the loss of snow cov...

Money and Work #2

October 13, 2012 There is a huge difference between jobs and work. A job is something that requires you to sell your life, your time, your energy, and your skills to someone or some corporation for a sum of money. Since everyone needs money in order to survive, the competition for jobs is fierce...

Rebuilding Reality - #3

August 12, 2011 We can’t keep doing what we’ve been doing. Why? Two reasons. One, because we’ve grown – just a little – but enough to have grown past the structures of consciousness based on inequality. Inequality is the bedrock of competition, and yet what we desperately need to acknowledge now...