Rhythmicity is the basis for all you are and all you hope to be. Understanding the influence of multiple integrated and coordinated cycles can vastly increase your self-knowledge.
The Internet as built will always be subject to government control and corporate domination. We must smash the fiction
that it is some sort of uncontrollable, decentralized free-for-all,
so that we can get on with creating something else that is.
I've decided to convene a summit called
We tend to think of our technologies in terms of the
they offer right out of the box instead of how we might change
them. We are content to learn what our computers already do
instead of what we can make
This isn't even the way a
kid naturally approaches a video game.
The history of religion in the US from Puritanism to the present mirrors the evolution of capitalism. What we think of as "spirituality" today is not a departure from the narcissistic culture of consumption, but its truest expression.
A video of the opening "invocation" I did for the Personal Democracy Forum last week, and a preview of some of the concepts coming in my next book, Corporatized.
Nothing against Barak Obama, but we'd be mistaken to consider his
politics a complete break from the past, a renaissance in participatory
government, or the realization of an Internet-enabled "open source"
To watch the AMPTP (movie and TV producers) disinformation campaign against the Writers Guild of America (screenwriters) is to watch a replay of the record industry's profit-motivated suicide of the 1990's.
The iPhone's net effect is to take computing power away from people.
Genesis Breyer P-Orridge's recently (re)-formed band, PTV3, just released its first album, Hell is Invisible… Heaven is Her/E. They kindly let me lay down a few tracks.