https://www.c-span.org/video/standalone/?444082-1/pentagon-briefs-reporters-syria-airstrikes This is an international, maddening mess... OPCW was on its way and they had the permission and the access they needed to conduct a search; there wasn't any concrete evidence and the forces were "still assessing" the situation yet still launched an attack - again before OPCW had even a chance to gather proper … Continue reading International Madness
This is more PC culture in action that targeted Amy Wax, a Penn Law professor who made remarks about black students and affirmative action. Loury makes a good point about the utility/consequence of discussing facts with particular audiences; because of how easily hurt people can be, it currently matters how we say things. Not to … Continue reading Keeping objectivity, objective.
"Kids have found a way to do something that is more rare among adults. They talk to each other. " I think if you boil it down, this anxiety is about the barriers in communication and coping with change. Fear, anger, judgment, resentment, all of these are coping mechanism for the untrained. In a business, … Continue reading Cultural receptivity
Your lungs and kidneys do a phenomenal job at maintaining pH in the body as necessary and any diet focusing on changing your pH will have little influence on your body's natural abilities. You end up just changing the pH of your urine which does nothing for the pH in your blood. "Variations in human … Continue reading The Alkaline Diet
This is the year 2017. We have advanced technology so far that with the click of a button, most anything can arrive at our doorstep, "we" being humanity as a whole. In this same time period, we allow for things like famine, homelessness, poverty, war, environmental devastation, and many other vile processes. As an aside: … Continue reading Why aren’t you furious?
Defined as: the practice of actively not participating in the exploitation of any animal to include food consumption, animal testing, entertainment, consumption of byproducts, and clothing. Some methods Vegans use to raise the awareness can be peaceful and other can be more obstructive. If you have a social media, there is a high probability that … Continue reading Veganism – Is Shock Imagery Effective?
"An echo chamber is a metaphorical description of a situation in which information, ideas, or beliefs are amplified or reinforced by communication and repetition inside a defined system. Inside a figurative echo chamber, official sources often go unquestioned and different or competing views are censored, disallowed, or otherwise underrepresented." I think the intent of the … Continue reading Echo Chamber