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Gary Wade McGee

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Gary Wade McGee (aka Gaz, aka Akoyeh, aka -Z-) is an eco-moral anarcho-fallibilist who practices Self-inflicted philosophy. He is a periphery keeper in a world that doesn't realize that boundaries can be transformed into horizons. He's a contributing writer for Fractal Enlightenment and Waking Times: where Evolution and Revolution Collide, and his first two novels The Looking Glass Man and Birthday Suit of God are available anywhere books are sold.

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    Five Things the “Powers-that-be” don’t want you to know about Monsanto

    11 months ago

    The emperor of food isn't wearing any clothes. This article is the voice of the people channeled through a wisecracking wise-ass with pen & paper and the audacity to put said emperor in his place.

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    Five Things No One Tells You about The Military Industrial Complex

    5 months ago

    The elephant in the room is, without a doubt, militarism and perpetual war. It's time that we point it out to each other, exorcize it, and evolve past simply being human, to becoming humane.

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    Loving Greatly: A Guide To Self-actualized Love

    7 months ago

    There are three keys to happiness: The ability to love, the ability to let love, and the ability to let love go. Discover strength in vulnerability, respect in freedom, and liberation in compersion.

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    Message to all Plutocrats: a Declaration of Emergence

    12 months ago

    We don't live in a democracy: rule by the people. We live in a plutocracy: rule by the rich. Life is too short, and the earth is too precious, to leave it in the hands of a corrupt few. We must rebel.

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    Activism and the Rise of the Animus

    5 weeks ago

    One billion women rising to the sound of a Gaia battle-cry. Stop the violence against women and Mother Earth. One billion women rising, striking, dancing, and loving despite the powers that be.

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    Eight Signs you May be Living a Courage-based Lifestyle

    3 months ago

    If we are to act courageously there must be something we are hopeful for. It may be as simple as the hope that our courage will save lives, or as complex as the hope that the courage to go against the grain of...

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    The Virtue of Dissent: a New Concept of Moralism

    5 months ago

    We need to stop redecorating the prison. We need to pull the decorations down and see the prison bars for what they are. I mean really let it sink in that we are imprisoned –feel the coldness of the steel, the...

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    How to Spot an Environmentalist

    12 months ago

    It's easy to spot an environmentalist. Just look in the mirror and ask yourself if you like breathing clean air, drinking clean water, and eating healthy food. And don't be a zombie.

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    Decolonizing Gaia: The Great Rewilding

    3 months ago

    Change is inevitable and should not be feared. The question is should we move from an unsustainable fear-based culture to a sustainable courage-based culture. Decolonizing Gaia and rewilding humankind is a step toward...

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    Proactive Citizenry and the Political Gambit

    12 months ago

    Changes for the better should never be a goal of perfect conception, but advancement from misconception to ever more refined misconception. Progressing from an election-based plutocracy toward a sortition-based...

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    The Importance of Solitude and Meditation

    3 months ago

    Like soft coyotes in a hard desert our power is a veil. Meditation within solitude teaches us humility so that we are able to lift this veil of pseudo-power and discover the truer power of cosmic interconnectedness.

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    How to Get Power over Power

    6 months ago

    In a world where the ritual is money, one gets power over power by creating new rituals that trump money. What motivates human beings is not money but purpose. And so our rituals must have meaning.

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    A Heuristic Inquiry into the Correlations between Consciousness and Theoretical Physics

    3 months ago

    This thesis is a first-person heuristic investigation of consciousness and theoretical physics. The result of this inquiry is a theoretical construct: the finite-bias principle. This principle is the result of...

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    Eco-moral Tribalism as a New-world Ethic

    5 months ago

    What/where could the Occupy movement be moving towards? Eco-moral Tribalism is one very real possibility. Take the first step into humanity's next great adventure.

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    How to Count Coup Like a Genius

    3 months ago

    Live deliberately through imaginative action. How to Count Coup Like a Genius shows how to get power over power by counting coup on one's ego.

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    Commitalism: eco-moral capitalism and ego-moral communism

    11 months ago

    Commitalism is a combination of ecomoral-capitalism and egomoral-communism. By ecomoral I mean holistically conscious and compassionate. By egomoral I mean holistically individuated and ethically motivated. Commitalism...

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    How to Prepare for Joseph Cambell's Call to Adventure

    2 years ago

    "The call" can arrive spontaneously, as a blunder, or as a lucky break. It can arrive through super-serendipity, as a chance occurrence, or a cruel twist of fate. It can come through new life, or through...

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    Disaster Shamanism and the Vicissitudes of Power

    3 months ago

    The many make one lifetime into less; the wise make one lifetime into many. Disaster shamans are intent upon making their one life into many. The diatribe of the Disaster Shaman is: go forth and simplify.

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    Heyoka Yawning: Initiation by the Thunder Gods

    4 weeks ago

    Heyoka is the Lakota equivalent of a sacred clown. They were thunder shamans, representing the mysterious dual-aspect of nature and the cosmos. Their tactics were seemingly foolhardy and ridiculous, but they were...

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    Transforming Militaristic Inertia into Authentic Courage

    12 months ago

    The sad thing is that American soldiers are fighting blindly. They are fighting for an America ruled by a plutocratic regime. I was once duped by the illusion that our nation is a democracy too, having served my country...

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    Seven Rules for How a Woman can Get a Man to Fall in Love with Her

    12 months ago

    Rule #1: Wait as long as possible to have intercourse. Rule #2: WAIT AS LONG AS POSSIBLE TO HAVE INTERCOURSE! Rule #3: Get him to view you as less of a sexual object and more of a human being...

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    Seven Methods of Self-actualized People

    2 months ago

    Self-actualized people realize That the eye with which they see God is the same eye with which God sees them. They are enlightened, self-actualized, individuated übermensch with their finger on the pulse of the...

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    Seven Postulates of Infinite Players

    10 months ago

    Infinite players blur the boundaries between society and culture. James P. Carse's Infinite Player comes to life with seven postulates on how to adapt to infinite play. Learn about finite tendentiousness, the...

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    Seven Sustainable Tactics of New-heroes

    10 months ago

    New-heroes are the hammer of revolution. Here are seven tactics that New-heroes can use to better their world. Learn how to Escape from the Pyramid, expiate heroically, set the groundwork for Eco-moral Tribalism to...

  • 9

    How to Question Things Like a Genius

    2 years ago

    A genius is someone whose mistakes are more difficult to imitate than his creativity. Genius is nothing more than quantifiable error. These are tactics one can use to quantify such error through fallibilism.

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    What is Self-actualized Love

    6 months ago

    Self-actualized love is a mix of passion and freedom. It is welcomed and enjoyed; non-possessive, admiring, not needy, and pleasure-giving. It is never sated, doesn't require gratification, and generates little anxiety...

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    How to Write Like a Genius

    12 months ago

    In writing, as in all art, comfort is to predictability as perfection is to paralysis. Just as practice begets precision, quantity begets quality. In the end, art is less about what you have not done and more about what...

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    How to Start a Revolution using Self-inflicted Philosophy

    12 months ago

    Starting a revolution is no walk in the park. It's more like a walk through hell in order to reach heaven. In order not to put the cart before the horse, one must self-inflict philosophy in order to have a mind strong...

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    Hard Problems, Binding Problems, and the Perceiving Brain

    2 years ago

    Consciousness is more than what it seems to be. It is a dynamic phenomenon created by matter that either is or is not an illusion. All we know is that we are directly ‘experiencing’ something. And, also,...

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