To Implant Ideas of a Beneficial Nature

To Implant Ideas of a Beneficial Nature By Robert OPenshaw (Previous post of relevance – https://www.crystalwind.ca/journeys/the-hundredth-division) This is to clarify my personal Application of the concept of “The Hundredth Monkey Effect”, which is that of “The Hundredth Division” – The concept behind the thinking states that when the critical number (the so-called 100th Monkey) of […]

Universal Education and Cultural Elitism

In recent decades, there has been a clear rise in cultural elitism. Increasingly, America is losing its storied heritage of cultural individualism as it wilts in the face of technocracy. Whether it is Harvard economists lamenting the clueless consumer, the government dictating individual interests with the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, or some good ol’ Hayekian central planning, there has […]

Hard Drugs To Be Decriminalized in Oregon

Two bills approved by the Oregon House of Representatives are headed to the governor of Oregon that would lessen the severity of charges for possession of drugs and drug-related property crimes. Six hard drugs are a part of these bills including heroin, meth, cocaine, and ecstasy. The first bill HB 2355 states that unlawful possession […]

The Hundredth Division

The Hundredth Division (Originally posted in https://www.crystalwind.ca/journeys/the-hundredth-division) The hundredth monkey effect is a studied phenomenon in which a new behavior or idea is claimed to spread rapidly by unexplained means from one group to all related groups once a critical number of members of one group exhibit the new behavior or acknowledge the new idea. […]