Personal: Enlightenment: I experience myself and the world as subject and object only through conceptualization and language. My mind produces a subject-object dualism. The subjectivity of my mind affects the perception of the world that is held as being objective by nature. …What does knowing thyself mean? Why is the discipline of examination and reexamination of the self so painful since so much of everyday living is automatic?
Do we cradle democracy, or the swampland known as Washington? How difficult is it to tame the healthcare industry when there’s healthcare lobbyist spending 4 times more than military defense lobbyist?