Get ready for four full days of connecting all across social media! Connect-a-Palooza is all about fan, follow, friend. Look for people who share your interests, buy their shares, connect with them…
People are people. No matter how and where they were born
There can be little doubt that depersonalizing others is key to rationalizing the abuse of individuals.
And yet an easy way to attack women on twitter is to simply deny their very personhood.
This has been happening to Lili, aka @laughrodite4u for over a year and Twitter never stops it. Never considers it’s impact.
And so one can simply lie to harass women, and Twitter won’t stop it despite rules against targeted harassment of women and spam.
The slope of government surveillance got a little slippery this week.
The FBI is allowed to directly access the NSA’s massive collection—which can include international email, texts and phone calls—for criminal investigations
The Guardian revealed that the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court had quietly approved changes to rules governing the use of bulk data collected from US tech companies through its so-called PRISM program.
The move essentially eliminates any barrier that previously existed between foreign counterterrorism investigations and domestic criminal investigations. The American Civil Liberties Union summed it up this way:
FBI agents don’t need to have any “national security” related reason to plug your name, email address, phone number, or other “selector” into the NSA’s gargantuan data trove. They can simply poke around in your private information in the course of totally routine investigations. And if they find something that suggests, say, involvement in illegal drug activity, they…
View original post 131 more words
Great insights Elza
At the present moment in human history, almost every individual has lost the awareness of its real or true self. This has happened very gradually as each individual has progressed in its journey of birth-rebirth and has kept on attaching itself to various different things and as a result losing its sense of self in things that it is not i.e. identifying with things that it is not. In a way it can be said that this took the self far away from itself. This personal, internal identity crisis has led to a universal, external identity crisis, which has resulted in an emotional crisis resulting in peacelessness and sorrow in our inner world as well as in the outer world.
This inner identity crisis is the root cause of the multitude of deformed emotions that exist inside us like anger, ego, lust, fear, comparison with others, greed, hatred, low self…
View original post 564 more words