"Acknowledging and strengthening your supportive web of equals is Right Action. Not putting value on large status symbols is Right Thinking. Be quietly comfortable; if you are well ahead you should not aspire to enter the ranks of the wealthy but be sharing more."
"I cringe to hear people talk of 9/11 in tones that suggest it was a simpler, kinder, more peaceful time. It wasn't really."
On the delusions of American exceptionalism. (From William Hawes)
From Julian Langer: "Where we are now is a state of ruin. Ruins typify the geography of the world. And ruin is the apparent destination of History, God’s story for “Man”, as “Man” plunges into the Future’s abyss."
A copy writer questions his role in the system after seeing the head of Brân the Blessed mouthing silent words at him over Tower Hill. (From Lorna Smithers)
From Ramon Elani
Rhyd Wildermuth, on the coming war and the war that is already here..
An essay on militarization by Isaac Bonewits, the founder of Ár nDraíocht Féin, with deep relevance today.