Category: sociology

WHO ELSE IS ANNOYED BY THE ATTITUDE THAT ONLY HUMANS MATTER?

I have had a lifetime of being told I was wrong and psycho for caring about other life forms: I studied world religions (as an elective) at teachers college (as a mature student) in the 1970’s so I was aware of Ahimsa: But found… Continue Reading “WHO ELSE IS ANNOYED BY THE ATTITUDE THAT ONLY HUMANS MATTER?”

CHANGES FOR THE BETTER

I was recently asked for my date of birth –which I gave And said “I AM FLOWER POWER GENERATION“ The young lady replied “Lucky you” I said“NO –LUCKY YOU” My generation were responsible for social change: (that is all that I said –the rest… Continue Reading “CHANGES FOR THE BETTER”

STANDING ON MY SOAP BOX —AGAIN

Most humans think that they are intelligent and caring yet they continue to destroy the ecology and waste resources? Wise people have been warning us that we are destroying the ecology long before I was born. And we are still being told https://populationmatters.org/ Please… Continue Reading “STANDING ON MY SOAP BOX —AGAIN”

humans are NOT the only species that matter

IT IS DIFFICULT TO PRACTICE AHIMSA IN A CULTURE THAT BELIEVES ONLY HUMAND MATTER Although you can no longer be put to death for not conforming to the status quo you may be ridiculed abused and treated with contempt. It used to worry me… Continue Reading “humans are NOT the only species that matter”

STANDING ON MY SOAP BOX

Most humans think that they are intelligent and caring yet they continue to destroy the ecology and waste resources? Wise people have been warning us that we are destroying the ecology long before I was born. And we are still being told https://populationmatters.org/ Humans… Continue Reading “STANDING ON MY SOAP BOX”

SHARING

Last century I did many past life regressions:  (damn that sentence sounds grammatically incorrect?) In one I was a monk in an orange robe. I acknowledge that I do not understand the nature of reality: But maybe a “past” life explains some of my… Continue Reading “SHARING”

WHO ELSE IS ANNOYED BY THE ATTITUDE THAT ONLY HUMANS MATTER?

I have had a lifetime of being told I was wrong and psycho for caring about other life forms: I studied world religions (as an elective) at teachers college (as a mature student) in the 1970’s so I was aware of Ahimsa: But found… Continue Reading “WHO ELSE IS ANNOYED BY THE ATTITUDE THAT ONLY HUMANS MATTER?”

RELIGION DEFINES A CULTURE

I realise that you know objectively that religion defines a culture: Even atheists conform to the norms, mores and concepts created by religion. I believe Jesus was a teacher and although there was a meeting in Nicaea in AD 325 to decide what to… Continue Reading “RELIGION DEFINES A CULTURE”

WICCA

MISCONCEPTIONS I realize some people still equate witches with evil people who sacrifice animals. Not us! This is the first page of  my Book of Shadows started in 1983 “Eight words the Wiccan Rede fulfil An it harm NONE Do what thou will” The… Continue Reading “WICCA”

MY WISH – ECOLOGY BEFORE ECONOMY

From a sociological point of view the more people believe in something ( and work toward this goal) the more likely it is to happen I have a Facebook group entitled: My Wish – Ecology Before Economy When I was in primary school we… Continue Reading “MY WISH – ECOLOGY BEFORE ECONOMY”