Archive du blog pour June 2019

Cooperation: an Answer to the Great Challenges of Our Time

Choosing between cooperation and selfishness Cooperation is the creative force of evolution. Humans need cooperation in order to build increasingly complex levels of organization. It is also at the heart of humankind’s unprecedented achievement; it allows society to implement things a single person could not. From an egotistical point of view, acting as a “stowaway”… Read more »

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Dolphins are not toys

The dolphinarium industry is a perfect example of institutionalized selfishness. Money is the driving force that creates and runs them. Their educational, recreational, and environmental facades are covers for the merciless enslavement of species gifted with rare intelligence and who enjoy a rich and complex social life. In the people who run such businesses we… Read more »

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Altruism in action

Altruism is a natural manifestation of human goodness, of which we all have the potential, despite the many, often selfish, motivations that cross and sometimes dominate our minds. Choosing altruism over selfishness The search for selfish happiness is doomed to fail for several reasons.Being self-obsessed leads us to look at the world in a distorted… Read more »

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