Peace

5 facts that prove Humanity can abolish Violence

5 facts that prove Humanity can abolish Violence

The Eagle has talons and a beak to fight and kill
The Snake is fast and has poison to fight and kill
The Spider has fangs to fight and kill
The Lion has sharp claws and teeth to fight and kill
You will not see the Chameleon
Nor the Tawny Frogmouth Owl
Man has... well, a 'superior brain
So he wouldn't have to fight and kill
What went wrong, too much incest?

Realistic reasons why I believe humanity will make it into the next millennium

Realistic reasons why I believe humanity will make it into the next millennium

Whether you are a Norwegian fisherman, an Austrian dairy farmer, a US postman, a German engineer, a Swiss banker, a Chinese software engineer, a native Australian shaman, or the mother of two children in Cape Town, it matters not. You all essentially want the same. You want to live in peace and you want for your loved ones to prosper and live a life in peace. We all want to live in conditions in which we can thrive and pursue our own idea of happiness.

Those who know me, know that I am an outspoken fan of science fiction and science in general, it used to be a problem when choosing a film to watch on a rainy evening with my ex. The idea of travelling to other worlds and exploring outer space, the chance to encounter (arguably) most likely intelligent, non violent extraterrestrial life forms, fills me with euphoria, hope and a sense of adventure.
That being said, I try to implement rational thinking and logic in all of my every day and long term decision making. So here is how I consider this issue, thinking rationally...