Human Rights and a Code of Responsibility

Posted: Fri, August 29, 2014 | By: Religion/Atheism

1214am2.jpg by Alex McGilvery We have become so dependent on the concept of ‘human rights’ that we have become morally lazy. I propose that we need to start thinking more in terms of ‘human responsibility’. A man and a woman have an argument. “I have a right to come home to… Continue Reading Surges into (small-press) USA Futurist Lead + is Back

Posted: Wed, August 27, 2014 | By: Miscellaneous

SWLogoPNG_832_89.png What websites are American transhumanists clicking towards in search of positive techo-futurist news? The answer is quite surprising… According to - a premier global traffic estimator - the top site for USA futurist news (in the small, quasi-independent category) is the flashy newcomer, led by editors Gray Scott… Continue Reading

Brighter Brains Institute helps Uganda AIDS Orphans - We’re Crowdfunding to Build ‘em a Chicken Farm

Posted: Wed, August 20, 2014 | By: African Orphan-Education Projects

206686_1841580552387_5828207_n.jpg Brighter Brains Institute has wired money to feed children at an Uganda “boarding school” (orphanage) that shelters and educates twenty children. The school is in Jinja, the second-largest metropolis in Uganda. The director is Jeremiah Mikenga. We sent them $300 - see them happily eating groceries purchased with our donation… Continue Reading

Poultry Farm Project Proposal for COISER Orphanage - in Jinja, Uganda

Posted: Wed, August 20, 2014 | By: African Orphan-Education Projects

D395-0572-034.jpg Project Proposal: SUSTAINABILITY PROJECT FOR COISER ORPHANAGE, in JINJA, UGANDA (a description of the shelter for 20 children is available HERE. To support it, there’s a crowd fund campaign HERE) ———————————- PROJECT DESCRIPTION Responsible Persons: PROJECT MANAGER Name: MIKENGA JEREMIAH Position: Director Telephone: +256772950086 PROJECT COORDINATOR Name: NAIGAGA FAITH Position… Continue Reading

The “Right To Live” vs. “Earning a Living”

Posted: Sun, August 17, 2014 | By: Miscellaneous

extropia_dasilva-320x320.png by Extropia DaSilva It struck me the other day that many people hold two beliefs that are incompatible with one another. Those beliefs are the idea that people have a fundamental right to life, and the notion that everybody should earn a living. How are these two beliefs incompatible? People… Continue Reading

Israel – United States Relations - an Israeli perspective

Posted: Tue, August 12, 2014 | By: Israel

us_israel_flags.jpg by Eyal Granat On Facebook, I often read comments by Americans who claim the United States is “sponsoring” Israel, and it shouldn’t - or I read that Israel is funded by the United States (because, of course, the “Jews” and their lobby control the US Congress and government). There is… Continue Reading

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