Watch “How Advertising Creates Cultural Violence” on YouTube

  Sustainable Human Published on May 10, 2018 Support the creation of more videos like this: https://www.patreon.com/sustainablehuman Words by Peter Joseph Our economy is based on consumption and advertising is the arm of creating artificial demand. And without that arm, we wouldn’t have people aspiring to things that are highly irrational. When advertising presents something… Read More

Eco-Genocidal System Violence of our Private Money System Still Unseen

“Money is one of those cultural forces that has remained mostly invisible to the conscious ‘western’ mind. It is therefore to a civilization as the DNA code is to a species. It replicates structures and behaviour patterns that remain active across time and space for generations.” – Transformation Management: Towards the Integral Enterprise In a previous… Read More

Eco-Genocidal System Violence Still Unseen – Structural and Cultural Weapons of Mass Destruction by the Multiplying Money-Cancer Class

A weapon of mass destruction is a nuclear, radiological, chemical, biological or other weapon that can kill and bring significant harm to a large number of humans or cause great damage to human-made structures (e.g., buildings), natural structures (e.g., mountains), or the biosphere. The scope and usage of the term has evolved and been disputed,… Read More

It has been accomplished! Violence = Acquired Life Destabilisation Syndrome (ALDS)

Definition of syndrome 1: a group of signs and symptoms that occur together and characterize a particular abnormality or condition 2: a set of concurrent things (such as emotions or actions) that usually form an identifiable pattern – https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/syndrome In my attempt to understand the root cause of the causes of life destabilisations, several articles synchronistically and… Read More

Cultural Violence by Johan Galtung (1990)

Reproduced from: https://www.galtung-institut.de/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Cultural-Violence-Galtung.pdf © Journal of Peace Research. vol. 27. no. 3. 1990. pp. 291-305 Cultural Violence* JOHAN GALTUNG College of Social Sciences, University of Hawaii, Manoa This article introduces a concept of ‘cultural violence’, and can be seen as a follow-up of the author’s introduction of the concept of ‘structural violence’ over 20 years ago… Read More