FBI warns of threat from anti-government extremists – a case of mistaken identity?

Whenever times are tough and the economic system falters, the content begin to doubt and reflect – arguably a dangerous combination – on the strength of a perception that the status quo, the daily pushing and pulling of an overly commercialized world, holds sole legitimacy over a way of acceptable existence. Seeds of doubt, like […]

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The search begins…

I am an avid newspaper reader, scan the web daily and check up on my current events. What I notice is that most stories we read or hear today are depressing, involve a loss of money, life or dignity, inspire fear or repulsion and make you want to stay inside with a big pillow over […]

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Ein Traum

  Ein Traum Ruhig und verschlossen, wie eine schlafende Schönheit, steht der Wald. Allein und vergessen, greift seine Seele zu den Sternen. Sein Fundament, die Schlafenden Riesen, ächzen unter der Belastung einer alternden Welt. Ihr immergrünes Kleid, eine verwegene Konstruktion von Ästen und Zweigen, von Blättern und Lianen, glänzt von Abends Trauer. Weit unten, wie […]

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Giorgio Agamben – The concept of Homo Sacer within a “State of Exception”

Philosophy has always been something to which I am drawn to, but in which I tend to get hopelessly lost in. Giorgio Agamben is an Italian political philosopher that has written extensively on the subject of human nature as it exists in a circumstance of war. Agamben, so is my interpretation, applies philosophy to understand […]

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