Freedom and the Soul

The older the soul, the stronger the desire for personal freedom. Generally speaking, at least.

In the movie Braveheart, Mel Gibson (a young soul) playing the Scottish patriot William Wallace (an old soul) led his warriors into battle with the word “Freedom!” Not “Keep your hands off our whisky!” Not “No taxation without representation!” But “Free-dom!” Read more

Christopher Hitchens’ Demons

“You’re a drink-soaked former Trotskyist popinjay.”
 -George Galloway At the end of 2011, journalist and author Christopher Hitchens crossed over to the Astral Plane after a long illness. As an atheist (or antitheist, as he described himself), the existence of another plane of existence must surely have come as a surprise. Read more

Police and Thieves v. the 99%

Why is it that whenever there’s a strike, anti-government demonstration, or a protest like Occupy Wall Street, the police take the side of those in power? How come they don’t turn their batons, tasers, and water cannon on the bosses, politicians and bankers? Read more

Happy Birthday, Charles Darwin

This year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin, naturalist and author of what is probably the most groundbreaking book in history, The Origin of Species. Until Darwin, there was no scientific explanation of how we and all the other creatures on our planet got to be here. Read more

A Soul-Level Inspection of the Candidates

This article was written in 2008 I’ve been asked by many people to find out the Soul Age and Soul Types of the candidates for this year’s election. Let me stress that this information comes straight from my spirit guides in the Soul World. My own politics are those of acceptance, but I’m keeping my own opinions totally out of the picture here. Read more