“On Why Knowledge is NOT Knowledge IF it is NOT LIFE-COHERENT” by Prof John McMurtry

But knowledge is not knowledge if it is not life coherent. To be life coherent, it must speak to the felt side of being, of which emotions are key, or it is inconsistent and life-blind. But emotions alone mislead us all over the place unless they are moored in life coherent action too – mainly with words that distinguish… Read More

‘What Is Good? What Is Bad? – The Value Of All Values Through Time, Place And Theories’ by Prof John McMurtry

‘What is Good? What is Bad? The Value of All Values across Time, Place and Theories’ by John McMurtry, Philosophy and World Problems, Volume I-III, UNESCO in partnership with Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems: Oxford, 2004-11.  “All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic… Read More

The Discontents of Patriarchal Domination Societies and My Content with Life-Value Onto-Axiology

I usually post my blog articles on several social media sites and list servers, and sometimes the feedback I get forces me to think deeper and wider and make more connections than I could have made without that feedback. In response to one such pivotal email feedback to the article A Resetting of our Life-Dysfunctional… Read More

Resurrecting Life Capital Growth from the Eco-Genocidal Holocaust Furnaces of Money Capital Growth

Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. – Hebrews 11:1 (KJV) Today is the second Son-day of Lent in which we reflect on and prepare for the ritualized remembrance of the death and resurrection of Yeshua, the founder of our faith. Each year, during my meditation on these important… Read More

John McMurtry on Project Sanity – “Knowledge is the secret of all human advancement”

 Adapted from: https://projectsanity.online/episodes/19 Ep 19 VIDEO PREVIEW – John McMurtry explains the immutable social imperative to flip this cancer paradigm to life-coherence and how knowledge is the secret to all human advancement. In this episode, Project Sanity host Scott Andrew is joined by Dr. John McMurtry to define Project Sanity in the context of our clinically… Read More

Thinking through the Blocks Against Life-Value Onto-Axiology

The block against life-value onto-axiology begins as in “math anxiety” – felt incapacity at abstraction without familiar first-order concrete referents to go on. Yet mathematical abstraction can be overcome by locking into its life-indifferent game of uniform units in tautological formulae which can go forever with no confrontation by life reality. In deep contrast at… Read More

Explaining Life-Value Onto-Axiology | The Primary Axiom of Life Value and the Universal Human Life Necessities and Principles of their Provision by Prof John McMurtry

The Primary Axiom is realised in the real world by the following complete set of universal human life necessities and their defined criteria/measures of all life goods, capital and efficiency  which govern any life economy, as distinguished from the dominant private money-sequencing economy called ‘capitalism’ whose financialization since John Locke is increasingly life-blind in principle. Read More

“150 Years After Capital: Reading Marx as Life Grounded” by Prof John McMurtry

Reproduced from: https://www.globalresearch.ca/150-years-after-capital-reading-marx-as-life-grounded/5624205 150 Years After Capital: Reading Marx as Life Grounded By Prof. John McMurtry Global Research, December 31, 2017 Theme: Global Economy, History, Poverty & Social Inequality “One basis for life and another basis for science is an a-priori lie” – Karl Marx, Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts, 1845. Marx’s Base-Superstructure Theory (BST) has long… Read More

The Final Frontier – A blueprint for building a life-value rebased global economic and political system for healing and solidarity

There were three thought provoking articles I read yesterday: Who owns the earth?‏, Neoliberalism – the ideology at the root of all our problems‏, and Authoritarian Politics in the Age of Civic Illiteracy‏. Taken together, they higlighted several major flaws in the way we think, feel and act with ourselves, each other and the planet and how the… Read More