Zhentong: Monkhood, cultivation, and few regrets

Journey to discover the Way

In the war of the worlds, good news is getting harder to share. Nevertheless, its important to share stories of hope, self-actualization, and well-being. Sister Zhentong rejected the lifestyle of an ordinary woman. Like Sakyamuni, she retreated from the world to try to answer deep questions. Who are we, and what is our final destiny? Must we live lives of […]

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ICRC Peace Prize Centennial and American Founder Clara Barton

Clara Barton, Historic Park along Barton Parkway

January 2017 marks the centennial of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)’s Nobel Peace Prize for its prisoner-of-war program during World War I. Far from being a torture program such as at Guantanamo Bay, the ICRC was nominated by French professor Louis Renault for its provisions of humanitarian relief to soldiers, including food, medicine, treatment, and communications. According to […]

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Dynamic Schools Trans-human Agenda?

Arnold battling his younger self, Image from EW.com

Here’s a creative blog about school troubles today. With President-elect Trump having chosen an ultra-conservative cast of advisors, cabinet appointments, and Department heads, our last bastion of unionized middle-class white-collar work for those majoring in liberal arts is headed for extinction. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education nominee, will try her best to “hand school funds over for privatization” whether for-profit […]

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Beyond Science

Small orbs during eclipse

  There are myriad ways to interpret the creation of the universe and many natural phenomena. For this we are grateful to astronomers, mythologists, scientists, researchers, filmmakers, musicians, photographers, writers, journalists, educators, philosophers, social scientists, and countless people who are not confined to the brick-and-stone matrix. Several fascinating videos are linked below. 5 Real UFOs Making Crop Circles – Beyond Science 5 Clues the Great Flood(s) Actually Happened […]

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