Re-Educational

Lund University Review

Read this Lund University review if you are an international student considering studies at Lund University. This is especially relevant for social science students: political studies, international relations, diplomacy, geopolitics and cultural and social contemporary academics. The Lund University website lists several campus locations: Lund, Helsingborg, Malmö and Ljungbyhed. Nevertheless, I decided to create and(…)

Slouching Towards Stupid

These updates concerning the deliberate dumbing down society mass media effects have become far to easy, essentially due to the availability of applicable material which clearly illustrates life in a devolving idiocracy. It would appear that the media seems to be working in direct collusion, with adverse social forces by enabling society at large to(…)

University Contest – Ich bin der Sieger!

University Contest – Ich bin der Sieger!

University Contest? yes and I am the winner! I am now 300€ more wealthy. The craft of writing a simple yet concise review contest on academia is no daunting task, however when one has actually yet to attend said university, it is a matter of cunning and creative self indulgence. I used my knowledge of(…)

Dumbed Down Education – The Education Paradigm & Money

Dumbed Down Education – The Education Paradigm & Money

Dumbed down education has become a prevalent topics when discussing mass public education in the US. The US system is a model for the education industrial complex. Anyone familiar with the writings of John Taylor Gatto who was a master educator and correctly identified the US model as it breeds unthinking lemmings, stifles creativity and(…)

Patriotic Citizen

Patriotic Citizen

Patriotic Citizen? The combination of words enable a sense of collective identity unlike any other form of social manipulation, capable of rallying the masses towards conformity of action and uniformity of belief. Historically the political elite have used patriotic rhetoric as a device to forge an unthinking mass of humanity which no longer identifies as(…)

Solitary Enlightenment

Solitary Enlightenment

Solitary Enlightenment within a collective socialized environment is difficult when the normalcy is based on redundancy of behavior and acting like everyone else. As such, thinking like everyone and subsequently responding to all external stimuli reflects societies reinforced sameness. Consider the quote from a Buddhist perspective. There is a strong stoic element to the self(…)

Cellphone Privacy – How secure is your data and what are your rights?

Cellphone privacy? Living in an age of technological wonders, numerous gadgets from cellphones to GPS devices offer consumers many time saving advantages in terms of mass communication and time management. Navigation, instantaneous messaging, audio/video capturing and sharing are now commonplace as well as widespread. The boundaries and demographics of ownership cross multiple generations. Now, everyone(…)

Hegelian Dialectic & The Left/Right Paradigm

Left versus Right ideology defines America. The fervor over the 2012 elections will eventually be drawing droves of supporters and constituents. Recently this May 2011, we had the first GOP debate in South Carolina. Anticipation is extremely high considering the state of the nation economically and politically. However, after so much discourse and disappointment, why(…)

Dumb Americans – Class Struggle, Greed & Idiocy

Dumb Americans are everywhere. The growing economic inequality is destroying middle class America, reducing the population into a two tiered system with extreme wealth on one end of the spectrum, while the other end contains the massive ever increasing population of uneducated, delusional poor. American democracy has been obliterated. The rich control the political system(…)

College Scam – The Great Financial Equalizer is a Lie

The usual selling point for college admissions has been the reliance on the traditional acceptance and belief of upward mobility, job stability or even a mid life career change. The combination has created a profit system that has corporatism at it’s root. It has developed into the educational industrial complex resulting in student debt which(…)