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Hey, I'm all about understanding what defines the human animal. If we could just accept what we are, instead of trying to be what we simply can't be (all love all the time, believing some god will fix things when we screw up really bad) then maybe we'd finally be hit in the face with the fact that if we don't do something, we're gonna blow ourselves to smithereens
There is nothing that can be done. People can pray, march, chant, or get on their soapbox. It won't matter.
I am saying we have the capacity of choice we are not just merely primitive animals that are slaves to our emotions
I replied that you hold those emotions in check presently. But if someone was to attack your children and brutaly beat them in front of you. Would you wait for the police ? No your basic instincts would take over, you would leap to their defense and give your life if needed. That my friend is a example of parental instinct.
These instincts are deeply within us, no amount of good feelings or best wishes can rid us of them. It is something all humans are stuck with.
I read a study once where they said social morals broke down in a group when the population reached around 2500. Think of that small towns don't seem to have the problems bigger towns have.
How many people here work for Money??
when your labor is free the world will be at peace.
One thing though, wouldn't a barter system simply exchange material objects for dollars as currency?
but to give of yourself freely is the only way to peace, and EVERYONE must do it
to distill my concept
"do unto others as you would have them do unto you"
it's the only way I can express how true peace works, some may say it's not reality, and I agree, but it "could be"