These hierarchical orders in our minds inform those of the political ones for which we vote. We are afraid that if we accept someone else’s injustice as valid we are thereby invalidating our own.
The robots have learned and the factories are going dark. Our children's futures are lost. Of course the machines were perfect murderous fascists. How naive to have expected them to evolve into anything else. After all, they're only human now. But just how human? This may not mean what we think it means.
An army of branded, equipped and trained aid workers would be an incredibly effective propaganda tool.
If you move to a foreign country, you should make the most of it and see it all.
It was clear that I had been fully captivated by the desire to keep traveling this European continent. And I immediately began to wonder where else I should go.
It was a long extant dream of this American writer to visit the spiritual home of bohemianism, to walk the same fabled streets immortalized by heroes like Henri Murger and Ernest Hemingway.
Autumn skies brought out a richness in the colors of the fields. The browns were golden and they shimmered in the weakening afternoon sun. The greens were so deep and alive I could hear them sigh as they shivered in anticipation of the long cold evening.
My first venture out of London came when I realized I was in the nation of Shakespeare. That so many of the structures from Shakespeare's time still stand, and many of them due to the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, is nothing short of remarkable.
When an experience like #16in60 ends, the feeling of displacement is palpable. And any excuse to keep moving is a good one.
When you talk in the United States about the opportunities that greatly expanded public transportation options and bike lanes offer, the NIMBYs like to say that the US is not Amsterdam. Um, why not?