"People are needlessly suffering all over the world, what is it I can do or should do?
"How do you make progress without knowing what the vision is?"
"What world do I want to give the the future generation?", What would you say when your children ask: you could have given us a better world (i.e. no physical, spiritual, emotional, intellectual debt) but you did nothing about it?
while I try to be as complete as possible this is always a work in progress; just make sure every time I make an update, it is ready to publish
get to the root of the issues, try to be brief
Organize it using Wheel of life as model
SPIRITUAL CHALLENGES, False understanding of freedom, 4 kinds of freedom, Going against Nature, Bad Psychology, The Century of Self — a major psychology of society, narcissism, Many Psychology Findings Not as Strong as Claimed, Study Says, Bad psychology does not understand the meaning of suffering, Bad psychology tries to make people conform to a norm instead of doing what is moral by God, and ultimately only the love of God is what heals, Laudate Si, Dehumanization, Technology as dehumanizing, Let’s be honest: Smart watches are dumb., Will China Genetically Engineer Super Babies?, The Secret Roots of Liberation Theology
INTELLECTUAL CHALLENGES, Information overload – Too much noise and distraction in the world to be aware enough ask the deeper questions of life, Education failure – Knowledge vs Wisdom, Basic logic and reasoning skills [e.g. fallacies, socratic method] not taught, Devaluation of the college degree, Relativism, Hypocrisy, The new Intolerance - Liberals targeting Religion, Ask a gay bakery for cake and get charged with crime, State Department Says No to Iraqi Christians (yet says defends other groups [that are politically convenient] from "ethnic cleansing", The EPA accidentally released 1 million gallons of toxic wastewater into the Animas River
PHYSICAL CHALLENGES, Too much dependency instead of self-sufficiency – a form of control, Manipulation of the food supply, Risks due to maximizing production without ethics, Genetically Modified foods, GMO Tofu, Soymilk and Baby Formula Linked to Deadly Toxicity in Kidneys, Liver, and Reproduction, Health Risks due to overuse of Antibiotics, The Scary Truth About Chicken, Energy and resource problems:, Water shortages, Visualizing the water crisis, California Is Drilling for Water That Fell to Earth 20,000 Years Ago, Oil shortages and war, Not investing in Nuclear, Fossil Fuels Do Far More Harm Than Nuclear Power, Nuclear versus solar, Bad news for liberals: giant solar plant has HUMONGOUS problem, Ongoing war, Restore Nineveh Now, Naive attitude toward potential natural disasters e.g. solar flare emp, The EMP Threat: Sending America Back To The 1800s, Health Epidemic
SOCIAL CHALLENGES, Communism/Socialism, The 4 goals of Marxism:, Destroy the family:, Government encroaching on religion, A Real Violation of Church and State in San Francisco, Lost Generations who do not know they are lost, lie about the inherent “in-equalities” of men and women, Younger people are losing social skills, make the government the “daddy”, Destroy private property:, Impose regulation, Control the food supply e.g. Monsanto, Destroy religion:, God is a challenge to their fabricated reality and thirst for power, Humans have rights, Destroy the nation:, Destroying the American Dream, Loss of Christian Identity in Europe and the West, Vacuum filled by muslims, some who are islamic terrorists, The new crusade: Radical islam vs the West who has lost their identity, Lack of awareness of true nature of Islam, Son of founding member of Hamas drops a truth bomb about Islam, Iraq: Isis burns 1,500 ancient manuscripts and sells looted Assyrian sculptures on black market, Nun: 'Islam Is ISIS. Whoever Says Otherwise Is a Liar', Islamic State burned a woman alive for not engaging in an ‘extreme’ sex act, U.N. official says, Replacing God with government, Big money meddling for influence over political structures to exercise control, Guatemalans deliberately infected with STDs sue Johns Hopkins University for $1bn, Agenda driven “research”; fake science, No, Farmers Don’t Use 80 Percent of California’s Water, Eroding liberty, Censorship – the war against general purpose computing, Automakers to gearheads: Stop repairing cars, Eroding privacy, The DEA Is Spying on Millions of Cars All Over the U.S., Government Keeps Its Eyes on the Road with Invasive License Plate Reader Program, Facebook Caught Secretly Lobbying For Privacy-Destroying "Cyber-Security" Bill, Lack of involvement of citizens in democratic process
FAMILY CHALLENGES, Degeneration of the Culture, The destruction of the Family, Erosion of meaning of marriage and sex, Adults Leave Millennials Clueless About Sex, The 'good enough' marriage, Divorce, Ashley Madison hack: Chart shows cities with most cheaters, Same-sex marriage, Brave new world of same sex marriage, Abortion/Contraception, Abortion Activist: “Yes Babies in the Womb are Human Beings, But So What”, De-humanization, Planned Inhumanities, Confirmed: Full Video Shows Planned Parenthood Sells Baby Parts for Creation of “Humanized” Mice, Loss of the meaning of fatherhood and motherhood, Orphans/Atheism/Relativism/Paganism, Lost souls who do not know God as Father, Cross generational disease, Lack of parenting, War on men and fatherhood, Vacuum of virtue-based leadership in society, Obama's statement on massacre of students in Kenya does not mention religion, Statistics on the Father Absence Crisis in America, Fatherhood in Crisis, War on women, Narcissistic women, Economic dis-incentive for mother to raise children, Distortion of God, Co-dependency – mutual use instead of love, Misplaced sense of self-worth without knowing understanding the dignity in relation to God, Victim mentality, Trust issues, Authority issues, Destruction within the Church, Bad catechisis, Pseudo-Feminism influence on Church, Cardinal Raymond Burke: Catholic Church is too feminine, Reasons why more men don’t go to Mass, How Parishes can stop turning boys into atheists, Youth groups driving Christian teens to abandon faith, Why our children don't think there are moral facts, ISIS dig up and desecrate saint's bones after bulldozing 1,600-year-old Christian church
CHALLENGES IN CAREERS AND JOBS, Economic manipulation, International competition, Outsourcing, Lack of skilled workers, Automation
ECONOMICS, Capitalism almost identical to communism without sense of ethics, Business without ethics, Economic warfare between countries (US, Israel, Russia, China) and Islamic radicalism, trying to prevent devaluation of the dollar, Using ISIS as a pawn for economic gain, US spends billions on bombing campaign, but the Islamic State is no weaker than it was a year ago, Military–industrial–media complex, Using media to create fear and distraction, How the trans-pacific partnership would impact you, Too much dependency as a form of control, Fiat currency, compound effect of GDP exceeding interest paid on dept, risk of hyperinflation, CBO: Deficits To Explode As Obama Leaves Office, Gross lack of distribution between the super rich and the poor, yet the give-me-free-money-I-am-entitied mentality of many of the poor, Student Debt Accounts For Nearly Half Of US Government "Assets", Why Is WalMart Mysteriously Shuttering Stores Nationwide For "Plumbing Issues"?, Declining birth rates and effect on economy e.g. Japan’s sexual apathy is endangering the global economy
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