Category Archives: History

“How many targeted individuals?”

Estimates seem to range between a few hundred thousand and a few million. A YouTube video even said so, so probably it’s true. This number suggests somewhere in the range of tens or hundreds of millions of active perpetrators. But … Continue reading

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Orwell’s Big Brother on steroids-2.0

Every media you consume scanned in advance to tailor the individualized brainwashing and/or torture which is inflicted in the moment you consume it. If ever trying to stray from the pre-predicted path, or to some other-than-predicted news story, film, song or scientific … Continue reading

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100th anniversary of the Bolshevik revolution

I’m not convinced that regimes under Stalin or Mao would have been particularly less murderous under some form of capitalism (whether state capitalism, monopolistic capitalist, or other), or that any system birthed by revolutions against Czarist Russia or pre-revolutionary China … Continue reading

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Notes on Russia scandal, of generalizeable nature

Through Quartz, Nov 4: The key lesson of the scandal is not that Russia is dangerous to US democracy, but that social media makes all democracies vulnerable to anyone with a political agenda, a bit of money, and a reasonable … Continue reading

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Organized stalking and systematic psychosocial torture, if “extort a say nothing” is not a sure thing

I participate in organized stalking at any indication of a victim of organized stalking being present. Upon meeting any person try to obtain means to “extort a say nothing” before considering to know that person, and otherwise indicate the need … Continue reading

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Hurting people is helping people #81041

This post involves random, imaginary questions about nothing at all to do with reality, a reality where only mentally ill people could believe that such things could be possible at the same time (in particular if not having a pre-courtroom-ready … Continue reading

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“Right of revolution” is not only wrong, it is to be banned from the lexicon of not only speech, but also thought

If you do journal searches on long-standing Anglo-French intellectual traditions regarding “right of revolution” or more globally applied principles of “self determination”, then this will cause Nazis (whatever that is supposed to mean) to use “right of revolution” ideas to … Continue reading

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Xiaoxing Li, physics professor at Temple University

Re: events of 2015, from a video available through EFF’s Facebook page. He mentions targeting of Asians, and of the scientific community, as particularly troublesome. – “had never done research that involved sensitive, classified or protected information, or export-controlled technology” … Continue reading

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Highlights from a trip to the #1 learning centre in the country, for an event about non-violent approaches to addressing conflict

1) Democracy is totalitarianism because there are (social) classes. (The male who made the statement approached the female presenter afterwards, diving with little interruption into questions of misogyny.) 2) Democracy is when everyone I disagree with or don’t like the look … Continue reading

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Which infamous 20th century figure’s thinking is most consistent with the following?

Trying to rule every individual’s little micro decision on the basis of a potential one-penny benefit to the public pursue is “wise benevolence” and the job of an economist is to yes/no answer questions of whether a policy increases or … Continue reading

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