Technological Revolution Threatens to Leave Humanity Behind

new dawn article

Old-Thinker News | July 25, 2015

By Daniel Taylor

As published in New Dawn Magazine (July-August edition)

 “…As regards the powers manifested in the aeroplane or the wireless, Man is as much the patient or subject as the possessor, since he is the target both for bombs and for propaganda… From this point of view, what we call Man’s power over Nature turns out to be a power exercised by some men over other men with Nature as its instrument.” – CS Lewis, The Abolition of Man, 1943

A strange world is emerging from crises both engineered and natural. Economic turmoil has resulted in even more concentration of wealth. Tensions between governments and their constituents are reaching an explosive crescendo. Meanwhile, a technological revolution is happening that threatens to reshape humanity forever.

Greek villagers’ secret weapon: Grow your own food

AP | July 3, 2015

By GREGORY KATZ

Ilias Mathes has protection against bank closures, capital controls and the slashing of his pension: 10 goats, some hens and a vegetable patch.

Black Civil Rights Icon: The Problem is Blacks Killing Other Blacks, Not the Confederate Flag

Infowars | June 30, 2015

By Paul Joseph Watson

Black civil rights icon and former Mayor of Atlanta Andrew Young says that debate over the Confederate flag is a divisive non-issue which completely distracts from the real problem – the fact that 93% of blacks are killed by other blacks.

Orthodox Christians Must Now Learn To Live as Exiles in Our Own Country

Time | June 26, 2015

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Throughout the early Middle Ages, Benedict’s communities formed monasteries, and kept the light of faith burning through the surrounding cultural darkness. Eventually, the Benedictine monks helped refound civilization.

Signs Of Financial Turmoil In Europe, China And The United States

Economic Collapse Blog | June 19, 2015

By Michael Snyder

As we move toward the second half of 2015, signs of financial turmoil are appearing all over the globe. 

Karl Rove: Only Way To Stop The Violence Is To Repeal Second Amendment

The Daily Caller | June 21, 2015

By Christian Datoc

Republican strategist Karl Rove said on “Fox News Sunday” the only way to stop gun-related violence, like the Wednesday massacre at Emmanuel African Methodist Church in Charleston S.C., was to repeal American citizens’ Second Amendment rights.

5 Bullets to Save 1,000 People From 4 Terrorists

Infowars | June 21, 2015

Interview with man who used personal firearm to save crowd from armed terrorists