"...Professor Nisbett is right in that “Intelligence and academic achievement are very much under people’s control.” Let’s motivate our children and loved ones to excel in these two sectors without worrying too much about the outcome – the material success. Let future take its own course while we take control of the present. That would hopefully be the beginning of our drive to regain our lost heritage."
"The root of our current global market crisis is driven by private capital, money which competitively seeks to do one thing and one thing only -- maximize returns to its owners. But this is money that grows by consuming human and natural resources as part of its voracious feeding cycle. The "life-capital" of society is relentlessly eroded as private capital accumulates and public welfare is sacrificed to more and more "global market competition."
"Our national short attention span, already disconnected from our government’s suicidal policies, is deliberately diverted by our corporate media toward unbridled consumption, football games, and entertainment scandals to be aware of what vast influence and damage Israel and its Lobby is exacting on our nation; and we dare call ourselves “civilized”.