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Activity Occurs Through You

Meditation

So any questions or comments about today’s topic of Meditation? Did I cover it adequately? Yes, very much. I liked the part about making your brain like a target and being aware of it without looking directly at it, and… Seek More

Striking the Target of your Brain

Meditation

Attention is like breathing. If you want to understand the landscape, get to know it better before you try something purposeful, then watch what it does on it’s own. Watch where your thoughts and feelings go on their own. If… Seek More

You Experience You

Meditation

What things become associated with what other things has nothing to do with those supposedly independent things. There are no independent things. Even you are not an independent thing. What gets associated with the next thing depends on your personal… Seek More

You Are The World

Meditation

How much of your life seems autonomous? How much of your life experience seems to happen on it’s own? A lot more than I previously thought.¬†Science would say it all does. It’s a very popular view in the mainstream scientific… Seek More

We Are Meant to be Active Components

Meditation

How do you know when you are thinking? To know that you are thinking there has to be a you and then there has to be thinking, something the you does.¬†If thinking is something the you does, then it shouldn’t… Seek More

Do You Know Yourself?

Meditation

I don’t mean for today to be an introductory talk on meditation. I have already done that work before. I hope to get to the essence of the meditative practice and experience. Is everyone already familiar with meditation in one… Seek More

More Than One Field of Privilege

Privilege

Now the metaphysics of all this… There are layers to this issue of privilege, depth beyond most peoples consideration. So as for the depth, there is the politically correct model of privilege which is not talked about or acknowledged but… Seek More

Barriers to Success

Privilege

So, people hate and fear the underprivileged. Why is that? We instinctively greet any evidence of sickness, weakness or disturbance with a very visceral disgust. I don’t think people necessarily fear the underprivileged. They fear criminals. For example, the Amish… Seek More

Social Evil

Privilege

So why is privilege seen as a social evil? Why is it supposed to be a disallowed thing? Privilege that is not deserved. How do we determine someones deserving status? It’s only the lower classes that think they want what… Seek More

The Point of Discrimination

Privilege

So what is the point of all this discrimination? Manage supply to meet demand. And my previous question, what if as a hard and fast rule, we didn’t trust anything or anyone? What would that be like? I am pretty… Seek More