Tag: non-violence

4 Things You Need to Know About Anarchy

4 Things You Need to Know About Anarchy

If self-rule is the foundation of anarchy, then, freedom is its cornerstone. We simply cannot call ourselves free if we are a statist, for statism implies that one fall under the overreaching power and outdated laws of the state, which is the opposite of freedom. Under a banner of anarchy, one can consider himself free because he falls under the laws of reason, the non-aggression principle, the Golden Rule, and cosmic law. As long as these vital laws of social survival are not violated, one can call himself free and an anarchist. As long as they are violated, one cannot claim freedom, only delusion, corruption, violence, and immorality.

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People Are Inherently Non-Violent: How Negative News & Military “Killology” Have Changed Us

Posted by on September 10, 2015 in Government, Military with 14 Comments
People Are Inherently Non-Violent: How Negative News & Military “Killology” Have Changed Us

There is a science of teaching soldiers to kill and it is called killology. It is the science of circumventing the conscience.

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The Tougher Path to Freedom: Non-Violence

Posted by on April 18, 2014 in Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
The Tougher Path to Freedom: Non-Violence

Gandhi was right. We will only find true freedom through non-violent means. Victory won at the barrel of a gun will prove short-lived. If we cannot find a way to change the system without resorting to violent means, we will merely rearrange the pieces on the game board. The rule of force and coercion will remain. Violence begets violence.

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How to Cast a Vote for Those Who Don’t Have It Yet…

How to Cast a Vote for Those Who Don’t Have It Yet…

“Female Genital Mutilation” has been in my consciousness ever since I saw a movie called “Dessert Flower” several years ago. The movie is about Waris Dirie, who rose from a very traumatic experience during her childhood in Somalia, in which she was subjected to female genital mutilation (FGM), to become a famous fashion model and a human rights activist against the practice.

As the universal law of attraction would have it, the thoughts and feelings that I experienced when I watched the movie were so intense that an opportunity presented itself to me so that I would write an article to help increase awareness about this barbaric ritual.

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Ahimsa (Non-Violence) Vegan Farm Animal Sanctuary [video]

Posted by on March 15, 2012 in Exercise and Fitness with 0 Comments
Ahimsa (Non-Violence) Vegan Farm Animal Sanctuary [video]

Ahimsa is a Sanskrit word that means no harm or no violence. It is the philosophy by which Gandhi led his life. In this film we journey to a farm animal sanctuary in Colorado and meet people who live by the concept of Ahimsa and see how it affects the choices they make. “Before we […]

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