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Mindapps and the Neurosingularity Project

Rather than just enhancing current human thinking skills, is the neurosingularity (the idea that future human brains will surpass ours of today) also likely to increase the kinds and number of our brain-based information systems? How might psychedelics contribute?

Psychedelics: The Trip from Criminality to Validity

Almost all native cultures have integrated psychedelic healing into their way of life. However, since the War on Drugs began in 1971 in response to the counter-culture movement of the 1960s, Western civilisation has turned its back on the idea that psychedelics could have any medical benefit.

Power for the People —From Water

Earth is a blue jewel in our
solar system—the water-rich planet. Will we use our emerging crises to employ harmonious technologies to restore watersheds,
cleanse rivers and oceans, and ultimately create a higher civilization?

In Memory of a Sexual Freedom Fighter

John Williamson, a pioneer of the sexual liberation movement, passes away at 80 due to complications with lung cancer. He was best-known for creating the legendary Sandstone Retreat in Los Angeles with his wife Barbara.

Romney’s Freudian Slips and Fluctuations in the Force

For all his faults, Freud did nail down "slips of the tongue" as a significant phenomena that is rarely, if ever, random. So when Romney's unconscious tells us that he is here to bring people together to "serve" problems, not to "solve" them, we should pay attention. And why did he introduce Paul Ryan as "the next President of the United States?" 

Creating Social Synergy

We are learning to become cocreators
of the Shift through a variety of processes and practices, but we still face the larger question: Will humanity be able
to act in time to tip the scales in favor of a positive future at the global
level, given the rapid escalation of problems that threaten our survival?

Code Pink Vs. Cheney

In honor of Dick Cheney's new book release, Code Pink held an action to move his book to the crime section of local bookstores.

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