Don’t waste words on people who deserve your silence. Sometimes the most powerful thing you can say is nothing at all.
How the IRS Was Gutted ProPublica.
It is time to prosecute Julian’s persecutors – The Belmarsh Tribunal Yanis Varoufakis
How a Police State Starts Craig Murray
John Pilger: Eyewitness to the Agony of Julian Assange Consortium News
An emergency jet suit paramedic defying gravity, zipping across the Langdale Pikes in search of a party of walkers simulating a casualty scenario. Mission accomplished within minutes, not the normal hours.
A tip of the hat to inventor Richard Browning, the Great North Air Ambulance Service, Gravity Industries
The world has gone absolutely insane! The Vineyard of the Saker
The Rump Professional Class and Its Fallen Counterpart Benjamin Studebaker
Growing Through Sabotage: Energizing Hierarchical Power (PDF) Review of Capital as Power. From the abstract: “[H]ierarchical power is sought for its own sake; that building and sustaining this power demands strategic sabotage; and that sabotage absorbs a significant proportion of the energy captured by society. From this standpoint, capitalism grows, at least in part, not despite but because of – and indeed through – sabotage.” Sounds like Veblen.
What is ‘friluftsliv’? How an idea of outdoor living could help us this winter National Geographic