MEMBERS ONLY: The Sad Spectacle Of The “Intellectual Dark Web”

The "Intellectual Dark Web" is distinctly libertarian, distinctly atheistic (Shapiro asides), and firmly embedded in the notion that Judeo Christian civilization is the pinnacle of human achievement. It has Alt-Right overtones (despite the site creator's insistence that it doesn't) and has been embraced by the same Trump supporting zealots who supported the president over Hillary Clinton in 2016....

MEMBERS ONLY: The Shell Game Of Success

"Success is a relative term it seems, a bar set by the individual that can almost never be achieved. It is rare to find a content successful person, mostly because their restlessness was what made them successful in the first place."...

MEMBERS ONLY: The Cults Are All Around You

"There is much to be said about Rajneesh and the cult he started, but the documentary got me thinking about a time in my life when I got heavily involved in the Israeli military Martial Art 'Krav Maga' in West L.A back in the mid 2000's. Some of the parallels between the Rajneeshpuram and the highly organized Martial Art I got involved with were striking to say the least."...

MEMBERS ONLY: Planning For Life After Trump

As dark as it might be in America today, there will be a time when Donald Trump is no longer president. Can the country heal from the wounds inflicted by the extraordinary partisanship we've seen? Yes, argues Ben Cohen. But it won't be easy.

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A Letter to My Unborn Boy

I will teach you that the feminine is the most powerful energy of all, that women are to be respected as equals and to stand up to misogyny in all its forms. I will teach you that romantic rejection has nothing to do with being male or female, that love transcends gender and is your own personal journey for you to make sense of....