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Originally posted by Mary Rose
Honestly! In my opinion, we have hidden in plain view all the technology and knowledge that we need to solve all the world's problems. It's just that we can't use it because the human ego won't allow it. We're smart enough but we're not wise enough.
It is incredible the lengths people will go to to protect that precious ego from being challenged. All manner of obfuscation is used to avoid taking away ego gratification so that truths can be recognized and acted upon.
How many more centuries it will take for humankind to grow out of it? To get to the point where dealing with the truth is more satisfying than stroking the ego?
Originally posted by r2d246
Personally I like Alex Jones I've learned tons from that dude.
Originally posted by benrl
America produces enough food to feed the world, yet their are starving people everywhere. Think about how much food goes to waste, all it takes is the infrastructure to distribute.
Why because we have a greed based economy, no one is willing to help their fellow man with out getting something in return.
While there are problems with our food production and distribution, there are also even more problems on the other end with countries that are starving. TPTB in 3rd world countries that we send aid to tend to withhold our aid from the people, and they continue to suffer