There’s a lot of talk of Revolution going around this fifth of November.
The thing we need to remember is, as Albert Einstein once said “A problem is never solved at the level at which it was created. ”
Or, as Audre Lourde expressed it “You can’t tear down the Master’s house using the Master’s tools. ”
If you are tired of the dominator model of society you will never conquer it externally using bombs and guns.
First, it must be cleared from our internal landscape.
For those who believe anarchy is the answer. The essential meaning of anarchy is ‘None has power over another’ .
So no put downs, no violence, no focus on being “right” or who is “right”. It’s hard to switch mental gears after a lifetime in this culture but it is possible to decolonize our minds.
When we learn to think as fully functional parts of the systems we live within, our awareness takes on new levels and new breadth.
We are no longer confined to the mental and emotional boxes the dominator culture kept us in.
We are Free.