About Aikido

It seems to me that there are different sorts of Aikido. There is functional Aikido, and then there is philosophical Aikido, and then there are mixtures of the two. …

What Does Society Need?

More guns? More food? More technology? What does society need? More patience? More religion? More cars? Less pollution? Less marketing? More wikis? Less public transportation? More motorcycles? More solar …

On Improving Society

So what qualifies as improving society? Helping humans to be happier? Helping humans to be healthier? Empowering humans? Inspiring humans? Helping to increase the average human life span? Perhaps …

Book Recommendations

Psychiatry: The Science of Lies The Myth of Mental Illness The End of Poverty: Economic Possibilities of Our Time A Course in Miracles Ending Aging I would personally recommend …

Afghanistan

Partly, it seems, the war in Afghanistan, against the Taliban is about perceptions. Who perceives they are going to win? Who is actually going to win? It is almost …