Study finds mushrooms are the safest recreational drug, President Trump compliments leader who executes his citizens for drug charges, an accidental confession led police to a $500 million opium poppy field in North Carolina, and more in this week’s update.
We couldn't have far-flung Empire until we
had writing and a standardized code of law; we couldn't have the modern
democratic nation state until we had the printing press.
We now have media technology that is fully interactive, and this
points toward "direct democracy," or "Society without a State."
current economic system is institutionalized psychopathology, a parasitic
virus, and its perpetuation would likely lead to the termination of the human
experiment in an accelerating series of catastrophes. The alternative is extremely difficult to imagine, until we
Three decades ago, a handful of initiates into an
esoteric Italian mystery school took up drills and picks and
started to dig a hole into the side of a mountain in the Alps. They built the Federation of Damanhur, now one of the
most complex, dynamic, and creative intentional communities on the
This week, explore the Future of Money,
Interior Alchemy, Pavilions of your Mind, Light
Speed, Karsh Kale at Lincoln Center, the NY Gnostics, and how eating chocolate can "save the planet."
This week, you can summon the sun with George Harrison, treat yourself to Arabian Taboos, ride the party boat of Bioluminescence, and take Refuge in globetrotting beats.
This week you can loose yourself in Sensory Orgasms, chant along with Krishna Das at Town
Hall, caravan with The Mobile Party, and learn all about Art and Money with Allison Grey.