Right and Wrong part 2

(Click here for part 1) “So right and wrong exist?” persisted the student. “Your questioning will lead you nowhere.” “What must I ask?” said the student confused. “Do you want to know if right and wrong exist in student that identifies to a self, or one that does not.” The monk thought about this for … Continue reading Right and Wrong part 2

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Right and Wrong (part 1 of 2)

(Part 1 of 2) The monk sat on the hill with his teacher on a beautiful afternoon and said, "You have taught me that I must free myself from concepts and representations of the state of the world. If I understand this correctly,  right and wrong do not exist." "It is a beautiful day isn't … Continue reading Right and Wrong (part 1 of 2)

Post-truths or Pre-fiction, blurring the lines of reality.

Since the US presidential elections there is much talk about post-truth in politics.  This confusing terminology refers to a political approach that relies on a narratives without regards to facts. A time where social opinion is shaped using ‘fake-news’, ‘conspiracies’ and ‘propaganda’.  There is nothing new to this approach; many historical events have been driven … Continue reading Post-truths or Pre-fiction, blurring the lines of reality.