Open Data Projects Are Fueling the Fight Against Police Misconduct – by Alice Speri

This is the final section of Alice Speri’s article for The Intercept, focused on my Open Police Complaints project, re-posted from here: https://theintercept.com/2016/10/25/open-data-projects-are-fueling-the-fight-against-police-misconduct/ … A National Clearinghouse for Police Complaints So far, efforts to use open data to track officer Continue reading Open Data Projects Are Fueling the Fight Against Police Misconduct – by Alice Speri

Please Compartmentalize “the Viability of Conspiratorial Beliefs”

Video version of this essay: Study Finds Common Solution to Non- Falsifiability: Discourage the study of things which have not been ‘proven’. or, Study Observes Reason For Compartmentalized Conspiracies Re-posted on Steemit – December 2019 Followup Essay A reaction to: Continue reading Please Compartmentalize “the Viability of Conspiratorial Beliefs”

Profile Picture (if facebook existed on 9/12)

Profile Picture (if facebook existed on 9/12) #ReactionaryNationalism #FlagsAreDivisiveByDefinition My apologies for this perhaps tough observation. I don’t mean to judge anyone, just finally sharing my strong internal reaction to others’ external reactions to the tragedy in Paris a couple Continue reading Profile Picture (if facebook existed on 9/12)

Global Warming Hiatus… is on Pause

This is, in part, a followup to the long essay I wrote last year: http://SolarNotBombs.org/ Thank you to James Corbett for replying to my question about NOAA’s 2015 study, Possible artifacts of data biases in the recent global surface warming Continue reading Global Warming Hiatus… is on Pause

Perspectives On Terrorism

“Govenment agents ‘directly involved’ inmost high-profile US terror plots” -London Guardian theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/21/government-agents-directly-involved-us-terror-plots-report “Of the more than 150 defendants [since 9/11], an FBI informant not only led one of every three terrorist plots, but also provided all the necessary weapons, money, Continue reading Perspectives On Terrorism

What Do Mark Zuckerberg and Norman Dodd Have In Common?

  Impressive Knowledge of [Tax-Exempt] Foundations. They’re just from different centuries, and wealth. Everyone has been tweetbooking about Mark Zuckerberg’s baby and his charitable donation pledges. But one friend shared an article I found to be more interesting, balanced, and Continue reading What Do Mark Zuckerberg and Norman Dodd Have In Common?

Open Source Strategies (thoughts)

Woman Finds Out Boyfriend of Six Years Is Undercover Cop Spying on Her and Her Friends – “I thought I knew him better than anyone.” I posted this link on Facebook with a longer comment than usual: Lands of the Continue reading Open Source Strategies (thoughts)

Kickstarting Syrian Refugees – Thought Experiment

The United Nations and Obama ask for voluntary donations to help Syrian refugees on Kickstarter. Consider the ongoing wars which have fostered this situation, and how much they have cost. Would coalitions have waged these wars if they also required Continue reading Kickstarting Syrian Refugees – Thought Experiment

Sexy Minds Think Methodically

Between INPUT and OUTPUT, don’t forget to enjoy PROCESSING …everything. Sexy Minds Think Methodically. Have You Tried The Trivium? http://TriviumEducation.com/ http://SchoolSucksProject.com/ http://DontFallacyMeBro.com/ ” Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our Continue reading Sexy Minds Think Methodically

Molding Minds (Reading Rainbow Video Remix)

Molding Minds (Reading Rainbow Video Remix)

  Juxtaposed movie samples provide a loose alternate interpretation for the very first episode of Reading Rainbow. This is a primary segment of the episode, sharing a process of industrially manufacturing bowling balls. When I watched the original for the Continue reading Molding Minds (Reading Rainbow Video Remix)

Conspiracy Theory In America, by Dr. Lance deHaven-Smith

CIA Instructions to Media Assets, document #1035-960 “Although this was stemmed for a time by the Warren Commission report, (which appeared at the end of Sept. 1964), various writers have now had time to scan the Commission’s published report and Continue reading Conspiracy Theory In America, by Dr. Lance deHaven-Smith

Oath Keeping Thoughts

A thoughtful response to a March 2010 Mother Jones article, “Oath Keepers and the Age of Treason,” which has re-circulated as Oath Keepers appear in Ferguson. Key Personal Perspective/Bias, and Background… I remember vividly when a big 2010 Southern Poverty Continue reading Oath Keeping Thoughts

“Guantánamo Diary” by Mohamedou Ould Slahi

Despite all the depressing reality made tangible by his account, this man, his words, humor, and perspective are truly inspiring.   We spent almost two months of argumentation. “Bring me to the court, and I’ll answer all your questions,” I Continue reading “Guantánamo Diary” by Mohamedou Ould Slahi

BigDataLesko.com – Side Project for Pops

For the past six months, my primary project quite separate from Wiki World Order-related experiments has been to evolve the web-based tools of my father’s business. The work in progress can now be found at BigDataLesko.com, and much of it Continue reading BigDataLesko.com – Side Project for Pops

SolarNotBombs.org! Critical Thoughts on Climate by WWO

After over five years of periodic research and great focus for the past six months, I am finally publishing a four-part essay with video versions. SolarNotBombs.org thoroughly discusses my preferred solutions to environmental problems…as well as the serious lack of Continue reading SolarNotBombs.org! Critical Thoughts on Climate by WWO

DontFallacy.Me game review by #NewWorldNextWeek!

The Corbett Report and Media Monarchy are the first to review the new critical thinking game on their show, New World Next Week. Don’t Fallacy Me is a free, collaborative, multiplayer mind game! It provides an example, and you select Continue reading DontFallacy.Me game review by #NewWorldNextWeek!

You, The Hero (Superpower: Reasoning The Future)

Critical thinking, with understanding of cause and effect, is like seeing the future. Reasoning The Future. If you understand that cereal gets soggy soon after adding milk, you can see this future long before getting the milk out of the Continue reading You, The Hero (Superpower: Reasoning The Future)

Reagan: We’re In The Gulf For Oil

Reagan @UN, 1987: "For 40 years the United States has made it clear, its vital interest in the security of the Persian Gulf and the countries that border it. The oil reserves there are of strategic importance to the economies of the free world. We're committed to maintaining the free flow of this oil and to preventing the domination of the region by any hostile power. ... When the tension diminishes, so will our presence."

Times Which Were Perhaps More Honest Reagan at the United Nations, 1987: “For 40 years the United States has made it clear, its vital interest in the security of the Persian Gulf and the countries that border it. The oil Continue reading Reagan: We’re In The Gulf For Oil

SyFy’s Helix, “There can be only 500” & Georgia Guidestones?

Random little thoughts… The SyFy channel’s series Helix, episode 10: Fushigi, features an ‘immortal’ saying “Tell him there are rules we must follow. There can be no more than five hundred.” (ep. 10, 28:45). Searching google, I did not find Continue reading SyFy’s Helix, “There can be only 500” & Georgia Guidestones?

Presidents’ U.N.Speak (a doublespeak remix by WWO)

Presidents' U.N.Speak

Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, etc, as history keeps repeating. This is a history lesson on the last century of terror, empire, and doublespeak via the United Nations. A video puzzle and thought experiment. Full-Length Remix: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2v_fffyFBtU 5 Minute Teaser With Music: Continue reading Presidents’ U.N.Speak (a doublespeak remix by WWO)

Don’tFallacy.Me Logic Game: Beta Testing Begins!

Update: Videos Now Online! Don’t Fallacy Me is a free, collaborative, multiplayer mind game! It provides a statement, then you select the clearest fallacy in it. There is a large set of fallacious statements submitted by players like you, with Continue reading Don’tFallacy.Me Logic Game: Beta Testing Begins!

WWUD? Golden Rulectangle Graphic Series

WWUD? Dont Forget Cause & Effect

What Would yoU Do? This is just a little graphic series I felt compelled to create recently. A Golden Rule through its rectangle, related fibonacci spiral, and other symbolic favorites mashed here. Then combined with different expressions related to the Continue reading WWUD? Golden Rulectangle Graphic Series

Never Forget, It Wasn’t… (Facebook Cover Image)

Never Forget, It Wasn’t Iraq, or Afghanistan, or Pakistan, or Libya, or Syria, or Iran,… #WhenInOceania, do as the Oceanians do. “You know, we don’t do body counts,” Gen. Tommy R. Franks ~3,000 Initial Victims ~1,400 First Responders ~6,700 U.S. Troops Continue reading Never Forget, It Wasn’t… (Facebook Cover Image)

VoluntaryVisions.com

Darrell Becker’s http://VoluntaryVisions.com/ is now live! The newest site tied to the Tragedy And Hope community focused on the Trivium method of Critical Thinking, Voluntary Communication, Non-Aggression Principle, and more. Equipped with audio archive to easily access all his interviews. Continue reading VoluntaryVisions.com

The Shape: Happy Travels – Music Video by WWO

Journey of some basic and universally sacred geometries through recursive animations, plus a bit. Triangles, squares, pentagons, hexagons, merkabas, peace & love fractalized vesica piscis, all animated rescursively. Made for my good friends The Shape – Happy Travels. http://TheShapeIsReal.com   Continue reading The Shape: Happy Travels – Music Video by WWO

AltBib.Com Hits 5 Million Database Loads (Queries)

AltBib.Com

My earliest sister project of Wiki World Order (it’s predecessor in fact), has just passed a silly, self-created benchmark after four and a half years. AltBib.Com currently has 6,679 Reference Links, with 14,738 Tags/Keywords, 81,862 Taggings (connections between links and Continue reading AltBib.Com Hits 5 Million Database Loads (Queries)

My Opinion of Authority (1999)

Recently found college essay, revealing my early resistance to appeals to authority… When I was younger, I was under the impression that figures of authority were different from ordinary people. People in high positions ranging from the Vice President of Continue reading My Opinion of Authority (1999)

Final Marches to July 4th Fireworks – 2012 Occupy National Gathering, Day 5

Philadelphia, July 4, 2012, Day 5. Our final outreach marches through the streets to and from the main fireworks. I love and miss you all so much! We are the people. We are united. This occupation is not leaving. Download Continue reading Final Marches to July 4th Fireworks – 2012 Occupy National Gathering, Day 5

Boston Reaction Solution

Real-life Friend’s Status Update: I’m NOT necessarily criticizing the police — since I don’t know what they know — and I honestly don’t know what level of response is proportionate to the threat being faced right now, but I have Continue reading Boston Reaction Solution

Interview With My Parents, Matthew Lesko & Wendy Schaetzel Lesko

Just after starting to evolve this Wiki World Order project of mine into a fuller multimedia format, I thought it would be good practice for me to interview my folks and interesting for a funny sampling of audiences. These early Continue reading Interview With My Parents, Matthew Lesko & Wendy Schaetzel Lesko

Solar Bicycle Camper Trailer, Initial Plans

The next experiment for Wiki World Order!.. While I want to spend many months of future years on an organic community farm, I also hope to travel more while still becoming more self-sustainable. I plan to build a trailer I Continue reading Solar Bicycle Camper Trailer, Initial Plans

June 25: David Tat Chow’s Full Circle Farm Burned Down After Illegal U.S. Bank Foreclosure And Sale

On June 24th, 2012 David Tat Chow and those of us renting rooms on Full Circle Farm attempted to collect the property we still had on the farm during the time schedule with Anthony Vasquez, but cancelled at the last Continue reading June 25: David Tat Chow’s Full Circle Farm Burned Down After Illegal U.S. Bank Foreclosure And Sale

Intraspecific Kleptoparasitism (David Rockefeller political cartoon)

For the record… that is David Rockefeller’s normal face pulled from the Associated Press, but he is only metaphorically that ripped metaphorical blood in graphic may appear smaller than in reality pile of reserve notes in graphic may appear smaller Continue reading Intraspecific Kleptoparasitism (David Rockefeller political cartoon)

Defining the Corporate-Industrial Complex (New World Order)

This animation was made about a year ago for a future episode spent better explaining the general structure of the New World Order (NWO) aka the Corporate-Industrial Complex. With no plans currently in sight for that episode, I am uploading Continue reading Defining the Corporate-Industrial Complex (New World Order)