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Thoughts on how I reacted to current conditions in the same way as in Medieval times – on how the modern world is a continuation of the Medieval world, with remarks about some effects of the Christian conversion on Germanic society

Here’s a thought I had: When I went to the University I was appalled by it.  I condemned and criticized it while I was there.  The result is that I dropped out of the University. Now, after 30 years, I … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the dilemma of interpretation

Here’s a thought I had: It seems, to me, that there is increasingly becoming problems of interpretation of things.  By “interpretation” I refer to giving an explanation or meaning to things and events.  In other words, interpretation is the “making … Continue reading

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Thoughts on existentialism and the crisis of authority

Here’s a thought I had: It appears, to me, that I take many views that are seen in a type of philosophy called existentialism.  I, though, tend to interpret it differently. THE “ILLNESS” In some respects, existentialism is primarily looking at … Continue reading

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Thoughts on authority and its relation to logic and reason

Over the years I’ve talked with many people, in the U.S., about various things.  In so doing I’ve noticed a particular condition that keeps coming up.  Basically, what I have found is that it’s almost pointless to say anything.  No matter what … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the ‘post-authority male’ – the importance of authority in American society – the “male authority-needing-and-following tendency”

I have always thought that the male in American society is in a dilemma.  The male, in particular, has been hit rather hard.  He’s become like a ‘nothing’, a ‘nobody’.  He seems lost and disoriented in life.  I also tend to … Continue reading

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Thoughts on misandry (the hatred of the male) – a crisis of authority: a frustrated desire for authority???

Here’s a thought I often have: Over the years I seen many examples of misandry (hatred of the male).  In many respects, I was brought up with it.  Misandry seems very prevalent in the U.S., it seems, but very few acknowledge it.  In fact, it … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the destruction of authority – a tragedy

The destruction of authority is a far greater tragedy than people realize.  There are a number of reasons for this: Authority is needed in life.  Despite what people think, authority is needed in life.  Without it we’d all be in a … Continue reading

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