Future

An Orwellian Future Would Be Helpful For Some Members of Society Right Now

It cannot be argued that two of the most difficult jobs in our society are law enforcement and teaching. Many people who do not personally know someone in these fields think these jobs are easy, but spend a couple of minutes speaking to people working in these professions and you will quickly learn about how difficult these professions truly are.
Nov 17, 2014 |

Would the Future Technology of Thought Swapping Be Too Disruptive For Society?

Today, we have the Internet, e-mail, and social networks. These social networks are now experiencing a new wave of innovation with text messaging and real-time updates to the life experience. These tweets and text messages can be shared with others. Some might call this the friends and family program on steroids. It is definitely a disruptive...
Nov 17, 2014 |

The Future of Our Multi-Cultural Societies

In a global World, many of our cities and larger urban areas are in reality the true picture of a 21st century multicultural society. International cities like Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Moscow, New York, Shanghai and Singapore are the face of the new global societies we live in.
Nov 17, 2014 |

Future Utopia Topic - We Can't Fix Our Society or Civilization Until We Fix Ourselves

Indeed, I have a quote that I remind people in our think tank quite often and it goes something like this; "we don't ever want to create the perfect society and civilization because the humans will come around and mess it up the next day. Rather what we should do is make everything 95% perfect and give all the little humans something to work on,...
Nov 17, 2014 |

How to Understand the US Multiracial Society - Can it Change Our Future

Phil and Sonya Thomas continue to fight their local school system. As they wait for the proceedings to begin, they feel the matter could have been avoided if their son's teacher would have listened. Now, the matter has escalated to this. With their lawyer at their side, the parents watch as the principal defends the teacher: she was justified in...
Nov 17, 2014 |

The Future is Yours

Futuristic site on global ethics, Earth Charter, the future of science and religion, the purpose of life.
Mar 8, 2016 |

Internet Brothers - Future

Scientists in the United States have taken a major step forward in using DNA,the building blocks of life that carry the human genetic blueprint, to process information and solve mathematical problems.
Mar 4, 2016 |

Welcome to the Future

Outlines a possible scenario for Earth's future in the fields of ethics, science, religion, and more.
Mar 3, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More