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Cultural evolution is a Core Principle.

We are particularly interested in cultural evolution, since what it means to be human is so intertwined with our cultural identity.

Appreciation: The Weight

Appreciation: Building a Case for the Detective Story

Basic Info: Cultural Evolution

Basic Info: Evolution and Its Implications

Blog Post: Cooperation, Competition and Coercion

Blog Post: The Progressive Path Forward - A 12-State Strategy

Blog Post: Can the US Become a Truly Egalitarian Society?

Blog Post: 8 Big Lessons We Can Learn from the Pandemic

Blog Post: Core Design Principles for Teams

Blog Post: Patterns of Human Cooperation

Blog Post: Understanding Human History

Blog Post: The Personal vs. The Institutional

Blog Post: Apollo 11 - The Most Important Movie You'll See This Year

Blog Post: Citizen Kane vs. Citizen Bailey

Blog Post: Rebuilding Trust In Our Large Institutions

Blog Post: Have We Passed The Point of Maximum Useful Tech?

Blog Post: A Broadcast Consciousness

Blog Post: Talking Openly about Hierarchy

Blog Post: A Traditional Remedy for the Facebook Problem: Competition

Blog Post: A Practopian Approach to Gun Issues in the US

Blog Post: Technology Education for the Youth of Today

Blog Post: Help! Help! The Robots are Coming!

Blog Post: Another Way to Think about the US Elections

Blog Post: Developmental Levels as Evolving Social Structures

Blog Post: Religion, Storytelling and Art

Blog Post: Human Nature

Blog Post: The Systemic Era

Blog Post: Developmental Levels

Link: The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life

Link: Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Link: The Left Hand of Darkness

News Item: A 76K Monthly Pension - Why States and Cities Are Short on Cash

News Item: What Seattle Doesn't Understand About Trump's Appeal

News Item: What So Many People Don’t Get About the U.S. Working Class

Quotation: The only dependable things are humility and looking

Quotation: Between-group selection became the primary evolutionary force

Quotation: The entire pageant of human history

Quotation: Our long-term personal and societal goals

Quotation: Religions are great bushy trees

Quotation: A vast repository of information learned and passed down from previous generations

Quotation: Our species does represent a new evolutionary process

Quotation: Egocentric Existence

Quotation: Man's nature is an open, constantly evolving system

Quotation: The historical trajectory of violence

Quotation: If the future of humanity is decided in your absence...

Quotation: the biological evolution of Homo sapiens was usurped by socio-cultural evolution

Quotation: You have your position because of the events of history

Quotation: The brightest goat in the herd

Quotation: Fear of Missing Out

Quotation: The system has been shaping and reshaping our minds

Quotation: I'll take the big sordid dirty crooked city

Quotation: Push Outward

Quotation: Thralls to group instincts

Quotation: Cultural, as opposed to biological, evolution

Quotation: Our Social Order Now in a State of Permanent Flux

Quotation: The Awesome Power of Culture

Quotation: Cultures as a kind of mental infection

Quotation: Why study history?

Quotation: Authentic cultures

Quotation: From a biological perspective, nothing is unnatural

Quotation: Human imagination more than biological reality

Quotation: Most sociopolitical hierarchies lack a logical or biological basis

Quotation: Myths are stronger than anyone could have imagined

Quotation: These principles have no objective validity

Quotation: History is something very few people have been doing

Quotation: Evolutionary success and individual suffering

Quotation: No single natural way of life for Sapiens

Quotation: The Extent of Freedom in All of its Dimensions

Quotation: I must study politics and war

Quotation: The time-worn yoke of their opinions

Quotation: The Real Problem of Humanity

Quotation: The Toxic Mix of Religion and Tribalism

Quotation: Only a Human Being

Quotation: Moral Religion

Quotation: This Highest Kind of Religious Feeling

Quotation: The Fragile Constructs of History

Quotation: The Makers of Things

Quotation: Chaos and Mediocrity

Quotation: Counter-Culture's own values and aesthetics decayed

Quotation: Never Knew Cocaine to Improve Anything

Quotation: Sixties Surpluses of Money and Time

Quotation: Inextricably Linked in Freedom

Quotation: All the World's Cultures Now Available to Us

Quotation: Levels of Development

Quotation: Merely Thoroughly Outrageous

Quotation: Homophobia

Quotation: Ancient ethnic sores belching fire

Quotation: The Arc of History

Quotation: Changing the World

Quotation: The Discomfort of Thought

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