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The biology of terror

In yesterday’s blog, I shared a little of my family history (refugees and Holocaust survivors) and discussed the interesting issue of how our survival instincts allow us to accept persecution. Today I wish to further clarify this issue of the biology of persecution, and to share more of my thoughts as I toured the Torture [...]

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May 31, 2011 in Financial freedom / Lifestyle design, RPT theory and teachings
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Freedom lost: Why governments take our freedom and why we let them

Today we visited the “Terror Museum” in Budapest.  It’s housed in the former offices and torture headquarters of the Fascist Party (WWII) and the Hungarian communist “KGB” (1945-1990). As half my family are Hungarian refugees (the other half are Polish refugees), I came to Budapest to explore my roots and see whether ancestral memories or [...]

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May 30, 2011 in Financial freedom / Lifestyle design, Thoughts For the Day
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