Month: June 2016

What does it mean to be human?

“If you think we can’t change the world, it just means you are not one of those that will.” –Jacque Fresco   With so much technological advances, the world has become interconnected. For example, one could easily access news in the United States from Indonesia with adequate internet connections. While creating convenience is an important […]

Last Big Prize of 2016

  Bernie Sanders will win five out of the six primaries tomorrow, according to my model. In my personal opinion, I think Bernie will win 70% or so in MT and ND, 60% in SD and lose narrowly in NM, but numbers are numbers, I will not change them based on my personal feelings.   June […]

Do we truly live in a democratic society?

Democracy came from two Greek words, “demos”, meaning people, and “kratos”, meaning rule or power. Combining the two terms, that gives us “people rule” or “people power”. In theory, this system of government gives ordinary people the power to influence and change the government. The first modern democratic system established in England, in 1689, 327 […]