We need to completely rethink transportation, not just electrify it

Electric cars are completely inadequate for surviving our climate catastrophe. We need to evolve a completely different form of life


As explained thru Hindu comic books

Dharma


And why I stopped consuming it

Nick Veasey | Newspaper Man


Conspiracy theories are actually plans. They tell you what your enemies consider a proportional response

Via Pink Floyd’s The Wall


How rich/western countries let a pandemic go endemic

How It Could Have Been


Conspiracy theories, stupid mobs, demagogues, where do you think this all leads?

  1. Conspiracy theories
  2. ‘Stupid’ people, well-organized
  3. Wishful thinking
  4. Loneliness


Happy politics starts with a happy home

From a larger image of Kongzi handing the baby Buddha to Laozi for some reason


Terribly, terribly, terribly, terribly; life is but a dream

Hannah Arendt was a political theorist (philosopher really) who wrote The Origins of Totalitarianism, and barely escaped herself


It’s fine

An Actual Marketplace


And how it makes us dumb

Intelligence Is Relative

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Indi Samarajiva is a writer living in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sign up for my newsletter at www.indi.ca, and you can reach me at indi@indi.ca.

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