Do Socialists Oppose Happiness?! | Joseph (Jake) Klein

You’d think that, whatever differences we may have, people of all political views could agree on one thing; that is, however we end up getting there, our goal should be to have happy, flourishing citizens, right? Surprisingly, no. Anti-capitalist Sociologist Eva Illouz, who has ties to the Frankfurt school of Continue Reading

J. Krishnamurti – San Diego 1974 – Conversation 15 – Religion, authority and education – Part 1

Krishnamurti in dialogue with Dr. Allan W. Anderson J. Krishnamurti was born in South India and educated in England. For the past 40 years he has been speaking in the United States, Europe, India, Australia, and other parts of the world. From the outset of his life’s work he repudiated Continue Reading

Meditation | Is It Connected To Religion? | Saqib Rizvi

Many people think that meditation is a religious practice. They think that people who are monks or yogis or people who follow practices of religions like Hinduism, Buddhism; or people who follow mystics like Rumi and Osho, these are the people who do meditation. Well, let me tell you very Continue Reading

Why I’m Religious || Mayim Bialik

– I’m often asked about, and sometimes criticized for, being a religious person. Why would a scientist be religious? Why would someone who knows so much about the universe believe in mythology and magic? Why do you need religion as a crutch? That’s what people ask me. First of all, Continue Reading

John Mackey: “Conscious Capitalism” | Talks at Google

CHADE-MENG TAN: OK, Good afternoon my friends, welcome. My name is Meng, I’m the Jolly Good Fellow of Google. And I’m so honored and delighted to introduce my amazing friend, John Mackey, co-founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market. There is so much I can say about John that I Continue Reading

OSHO: There Is No Future for Religion

silence shared in words presents There is no Future for Religion Stop bothering to go to the synagogue, to the temple, to the church, because they have befooled you enough. Stop asking these people the rabbis, the monks, the priests because all that they know they have been giving as Continue Reading

A Response to Rinoa Leonhart’s Anti Communism

This is capitalism. It is alienating. Every facet of life takes on the structure of the sale of a commodity. When you open your eyes today in this social system, you are for sale. If you are to survive, you must do soul-crushing work. Every space, even your home, takes Continue Reading

What Communism Actually Is

This is capitalism. It is alienating. Every facet of life takes on the structure of the sale of a commodity. When you open your eyes today, in this social system, you are for sale. If you are to survive, you must do soul-crushing work. Every space, even your home, takes Continue Reading

What is Falun Gong and Why is it Persecuted? | China Uncensored

On this episode of China Uncensored, What is Falun Gong, and Why is it Persecuted? Hi, welcome to China Uncensored, I’m your host, Chris Chappell. July 20 is the 15 year anniversary of the Chinese regime’s persecution of Falun Gong. To mark it, I’ve decided to compile everything I’ve said Continue Reading

How you can be good at math, and other surprising facts about learning | Jo Boaler | TEDxStanford