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A force occupies a territory or a situation in order to produce some kind of desired change. In time the occupy movement will have to address the establishment with some specific demands for change and a clear expectation of compliance by the establishment.
The fact that the movement favours decisions to be the outcome of consensus puts us at a bit of a disadvantage. It means that time is needed to understand underlying issues in order to appreciate why specific demands are chosen. Is…Continue
80% of all the food we eat goes to maintaining the physical body.
With the remaining 20% we have to find more food and build civilizations.
Civilization is only possible because our species can build on the achievements of previous generations. This capacity to use inherited knowledge is one of the defining features of our species. We are a time-binding species according to Alfred Korzybski---founder of a…Continue