Propaganda, Hitler, Goebbels, and Bicycles

Propaganda, Hitler, Goebbels, and Bicycles Adolph Hitler’s Mein Kampf, first published in 1925 and 1926, has become available globally on the Internet. Many feel that this “return of Hitler’s perilous voice from the grave” poses a great threat in this renewed era of Neo-Nazism, anti-Semitism, and terrorist propaganda. His voice is considered dangerous because it […]

Terrorist and Other Propagandas

Terrorists proclaim that they wage current wars mainly by propaganda and indoctrination rather than by physical violence. They insist that propaganda and indoctrination, both strategic and tactical, are the major weapons through which they will win their battles to control the Middle East and beyond. Propaganda, and therefore the media, have become their conveyor belts. […]

Three differing and perhaps evolving approaches to life

Three-four differing and perhaps evolving approaches to life and spirituality: 1. Fundamentalist exclusivism: my belief or lack of belief, e.g. Christianity or agnosticism, is the only valid one. (Atheism is omitted here because it resembles belief more than lack of belief.) 2. Syncretistic lethargy: somehow everything is true, in spite of apparent contradictions. 3. a) […]