Find What You Love, And Let It Kill You

I am in the process of eliminating as many of the petty distractions in my life that I can, in an attempt to focus on those...

Social Media Continues to Deplatform Politically Incorrect Voices

So…Paul Joseph Watson has been banned from Facebook and Instagram…and apparently, Ben Shapiro is in the crosshairs too. Here's Watson's video announcing his deplatforming: As anyone...

UPDATED: Men Who Would Be Gods (or, why the ruling class...

Jesus Christ was charged with, and executed for—not blasphemy, as is commonly believed—but sedition. He publicly questioned the authority of the Roman empire, and of...

Autarchy: The Balance Between Individual Sovereignty & Collective Cooperation

In the wake of yet another senseless mass shooting, I posted the following on social media, to which a friend responded with a question,...

I Can Hardly Blame Non-Anarchists For Their Skepticism

This was on my mind this morning, so I thought I'd share: This morning while perusing my Facebook newsfeed, I once again came across someone's...

They’re Taking “Red Flag” Laws National—As Cops Prove They Are Willing...

When I first began writing this article, 14 states had already passed so-called "Red Flag" gun control laws; but Colorado has since joined the...

Individual Secession & Personal Autonomy

The following article, Individual Secession and Personal Autonomy, was written by Kyle Turnblazer, founder and host of The Liberty Forge website and podcast (which I read...

Thoughts on a Failed Revolution

The following article is by Bretigne Shaffer, and was originally published on her blog on April 11, 2019. It is reprinted here with permission: I arrived...

How You Can Be Certain That The US Charge Against Assange...

The following article by Caitlin Johnstone was originally published on April 11, 2019 on her blog. It is republished here with permission. Julian Assange sits...

The Constitution—The Rule of Law—is Dead in America

I wrote the following on social media in response to the recent tragic and infuriating arrest of Julian Assange, thought it worthy of sharing...

The Coming Crash: Making Financial Decisions in a Bubble Economy

In a casino, if you play perfect Basic Strategy, you can increase your odds of winning at blackjack to approximately 48.5%, thus reducing the...

How Evening Artificial & Digital Light Exposure Can Make You Fat

Every once in a while, I come across something in the diet/nutrition/fitness/lifestyle arena that I've never even heard of before. The following passage from Mark...

Toward Autarchy: Personal Enlightenment

The following is a follow-up to my original article, Is There A Fundamental Difference Between Anarchists & Autarchists? If you've not yet read the former, I...

The State of the Union Show

Seems nobody ever mentions that most every politician in that room are multi-millionaires or better, the vast majority of whose wealth was extorted from...

The Fundamental Difference Between Anarchists & Autarchists

I recently stumbled upon a revelation concerning anarchists and the personal principles that they espouse. I'd seen the following shirt design by the...

How Personal Technology is Obsoleting Public Policing

Perhaps it's just me, but I think this is very cool… This is the weekly crime report from my Ring Video...

On the Gillette Ad Controversy

To me, it's really quite simple: where we spend our limited time, attention, and energy is much more important than where we spend our...

The Need to Re-establish an Appropriate Degree of Disconnectedness

A recent thought: The advent of the Internet, cell phone networks, social media, and the prevalence of cameras & video cameras everywhere has created a...

How Artificial Sweeteners Can Cause Weight Gain, Instead of Weight Loss

NOTE: I had originally included Stevia along with artificial sweeteners in raising insulin levels without the corresponding rise in glucose levels, based on the claims...

17 Years & $127 Billion Later, The TSA Has Not Made...

Back when I worked at Borders Bookstore in McCarran Airport here in Vegas, I talked to a military guy who told me he carries...

Introverts vs. Extraverts

I often find myself explaining to others the true meaning of introversion and extraversion, due to the common misconception that introverts are shy, and...

Change Your Mind, Change Your Life

Somebody posted the following quote on Facebook the other day, and I thought it worth sharing: "You need to learn how to select your thoughts,...

The Demise of the Boy Scouts & the Beauty of the...

It's recently been reported that the Boy Scouts of America is filing bankruptcy. Now, I don't know many details about the...

The Relegation of Men in Modern Society

I recently came across an article on MSN which discussed "men's pie clubs" which have arisen in England to help men cope with isolation and...

Today's Cognition:

“Syncretism is the acknowledgement that a single Tradition runs through and nurtures all religion, all learning, all philosophy. The wise man does not discriminate; he gathers together all the shreds of light, from wherever they may come.” 
~ Umberto Eco | Foucault’s Pendulum