There are too many signs that the species, humans, have finished their time on Earth.
If you must declare yourself independent, you are not free. If you were truly independent, from whom are you independent?
The real pandemic is self-labelling. One is first an individual. We should stand on our own two feet, to be an individual.
“How despotism destroys the human sense of duty and responsibility, together with the people who try to fulfill them, may be seen from the unforgettable example of the White Rose in Munich, that close circle of students and one teacher who in the winter of 1942-43 put up posters calling for resistance to Hitler’s war.”
There are two kinds of people in the world, those who divide things in two and those who don’t.
One of my favorite words is orthogonality — perhaps because it is found only rarely. I owe my ownership of the word to my mentor from Kentucky State University, Dr. Terry Magel, formerly head of the Computer Science program.
Let’s face it. There is no single stroke of governance that will make the homeless campers of Austin, TX go away. You cannot put toothpaste back in a tube.
I can think of no better gift to give yourself than to listen to Judge Andrew Napolitano delivering his address entitled Nation of Sheep. It is presented as part of EVC’s excellent Voluntaryist Voices podcast.
We keep trying to make a silk purse of a sow’s ear, ie, voting for good and getting evil.
In 250 years, we have moved only from being the chattel of Mad King George to being the chattel of mad POTUS.