Monthly Archives: November 2011

Daily Kos call to action against internet bill

Please take a moment to email your senators and ask them to oppose the so-called “Protect IP Act.” Protect IP is legislation that would — no exaggeration — destroy the social web as we know it. In short, this proposed … Continue reading

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Gregory Desilet

<div _emptydescriptionerrormessage="Please write something for your reply." _setvalueurl="http://integralpostmetaphysics.ning.com/forum/comment/update?id=5301756%3AComment%3A36253&quot; _value=" I just learned from Integral World that our old buddy Gregory Desilet has a new book, Radical Atheism and New Spirituality. IW provides a few excerpt of the book, and I … Continue reading

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Gregory Desilet

In this IPS thread I am re-opening some previous discussions we’ve had with and about Greg in the previous forum, as well as this one. (See it for ongoing discussion.) Here are the links to the prior Gaia threads on … Continue reading

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Christian A-theism

In Bryant’s blog post on a-theism he mentions that by his definition there can be such a chimera as a-theistic religion. As example he gives Episcopal minister Jack Spong. (Also see the IPS thread on this for ongoing discussion.) Bryant … Continue reading

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Taibbi on what the pepper spraying reveals

The UC Davis pepper-spraying is a symptom of a long line of erosions to the people’s rights. Taibbi with usual aplomb explores how we came to this. Some excerpts: “When we militarized our society in response to the global terrorist … Continue reading

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Sachs on the Super Committee’s big lie

Jeffrey Sachs once again speaks truth to power as the deadline for the Super Committee approaches without a glimmer of hope that it will resolve anything. One reason is that it assumes the answer lies in cutting those evil government … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs, and those who buy his products, are assholes

Matt Taibbi satirizes our complicity in enabling child labor abuse by making consumer choices to buy the products of the asshole who created them. Here are some excerpts from his 11/16/11 blog post: ‚ÄúSteve Jobs…was undeniably a pathologically driven and … Continue reading

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AQAL objects & Tom Murray

The IPS OOO thread turned back to how AQAL might view objects, which let to a new thread on the work of Tom Murray. Following are the initial posts: Balder: Speaking of OOO and AQAL, Morton addresses AQAL in this … Continue reading

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AQAL objects & Tom Murray

The IPS OOO thread turned back to how AQAL might view objects, which let to a new thread on the work of Tom Murray. Following are the initial posts: Balder: Speaking of OOO and AQAL, Morton addresses AQAL in this … Continue reading

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Hail Cthulhu

A quick comment on Sam Mickey’s article on object oriented theology. He speculates that God might resemble Cthulhu, which reminds me of previous IPS forum threads here and here. Perhaps in some twisted and horrific way we might find some … Continue reading

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