Wednesday, November 29, Well, there ain't no goin' back when your foot of pride come down Ain't no goin' back - Bob Dylan The latest on Michael Ruppert is that he's left Venezuela after four months which saw "sudden drops in blood pressure, blood sugar crashes, dizziness, weakness, paresthesis of lips and fingers, small kidney stones, heavy calcification of the urinary tract and prostate, cloudy urine and chronic fatigue. That's to forget the "seizure-like violent tremors. It was snarky, and I seek to be snarky only in a professional capacityand Ruppert's made himself a too-easy target.
For instance, the people who routinely get themselves screened for being a carrier for Tay-Sachs disease are a demographic who have an extremely strong historical reason to be worried about Nazi-style dysgenics, and yet, eugenics is exactly what they are doing whenever a couple of them, on learning that they are both carriers, decide to refrain from having children together, or break off their relationship and seek other, non-carrier partners.
The Nazis thought they were practising eugenics. From their point of view, they were improving the gene pool: People will disagree on which types of eugenics are good and which are bad.
We need a better way of referring to the method. Jun September 11, at That more clearly indicates the salient differences between the two, and also avoids coding our own values into the name. Deiseach September 11, at 1: Nornagest September 11, at 1: Formalized discrimination against Jews began as early asalmost immediately after the Nazis came to power.
Mary September 11, at 3: After the putsch, as early as the trial, they wrapped it up in ethnic nationalism as a better sell. Most Germans were sold that, which lead in due course to the original anti-Semitism.
Indeed, many observers thought at the time that Hitler had gotten over his earlier attitude on Jews. David Hart September 11, at 6: Vilhelm S September 11, at 5: Of course, not everyone will agree exactly with this formulation.
Hainish September 13, at 9: I think the word is just so.Giftedness is more than just academics. Social-emotional concerns weigh heavy when planning for the gifted child's education.
But are we weighing the right factors? Manufacturing the Deadhead: A Product of Social Engineering By Joe Atwill and Jan Irvin May 13, Version , May 17, Articles in this series: 1) R. Gordon Wasson: The Man, the Legend, the Myth.
Beginning a New History of Magic Mushrooms, Ethnomycology,and the Psychedelic Revolution. By Jan Irvin, May 13, 2) Read . Immanuel Kant () Kant's most original contribution to philosophy is his "Copernican Revolution," that, as he puts it, it is the representation that makes the object possible rather than the object that makes the representation possible [§14, A92/B, note].This introduced the human mind as an active originator of experience rather than .
Consent occurs when one person voluntarily agrees to the proposal or desires of another. It is a term of common speech, but may have more specific definitions in such fields as the law, medicine, research, and sexual relationships.
In The Purpose of Intervention, Dr. Finnemore unpacks the discourse of military intervention by showing its various meanings and functions across time, and relates these developments to historical shifts in the pattern of military interventions.
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