Intellectual Dark Web (b)

Eric Weinstein is close to the intersection of science, math and spirituality (or religion). He is skeptical that someone can do multi-dimensional math and science in deep meditation (satori, samadhi, mystical rapture). I think this is possible (not yet figured out how to do it). Many ancients in narrative stories are described as combining science, […]

I now support quotas on (South) Asian Americans at elite universities (a)

This is a follow up to: I now support quotas on (South) Asian Americans at elite universities Video gets especially interesting 16 minutes in. Some main take aways: Almost half of all people in the world are Asians. Having a similar ratio of Asian students at elite US institutions is being “diverse” Many different parts […]

Is it time for Asian Americans and Latino Americans to ask to be considered “white”? (b)

This is the next article in the series “Is it time for Asian Americans and Latino Americans to ask to be considered “white”, “Is it time for Asian Americans and Latino Americans to ask to be considered “white” (a)”, and Razib’s  Hasan Minhaj’s Patriot Act on Affirmative Action. I think the world of Asian Capitalists and would advise everyone […]

How to avoid offending people?

Please watch the last three minutes of: How to avoid very unexpectedly offending people when we don’t want to? How to have dialogue with people, ask them questions and get feedback from others without suddenly massively angering them? This has nothing to do with Saira Roa’s actual opinions or high resolution fully integrated philosophy of […]

Post Modernism (c)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eDrRkDmoET0 Camille Paglia says (as Jordan Peterson nods along) that Post Modernism is a rejection of: 1960s radicalism (few radicals have gone to graduate school) India, Hinduism, consciousness, psychedelics genuine multiculturalism the body and sensory experience What are everyone’s thoughts on the psychological basis of Post Modernism? Post Modernism (b) Post Modernism (a) Intellectual Dark […]

Is it time for Asian Americans and Latino Americans to ask to be considered “white”? (a)

This is the next article in the series “Is it time for Asian Americans and Latino Americans to ask to be considered “white.” Please also read Razib’s  Hasan Minhaj’s Patriot Act on Affirmative Action. This panel brought up the issue of affirmative action benefiting caucasians at the expense of people of Asian heritage. According to […]

Why do nonmuslims treat muslims so badly (e)?

This is a follow up to: Global alliances and wheels within wheels: Why do nonmuslims treat muslims so badly (d)? The video of ISNA’s recently held meeting in Houston interviews many muslims supportive of, respectful of or interested in dialogue with atheist muslims and ex muslims. An accelerating trend among muslims who live in North America, India, […]

Hinduttva (a)

This is a follow up to: Hinduttva Global alliances and wheels within wheels Kushal Mehra is one of Hinduism’s and atheism’s greatest thought leaders and scholars. Kushal does not identify as Hinduttva and describes himself as non left. However he is deeply respected by Hinduttva people and knows many of her leaders. He is a […]

Hinduttva

This is a follow up to Global alliances and wheels within wheels: What is Hinduttva? Is it Hindu + Tattva  (Hindu quality)? Or is it something else? I still have no idea. Three of the four panelists in this discussion are widely ridiculed and vilified by self described “liberals”, “secularists” and “progressives” as hard right, bigoted, […]