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Techno-Cults and Self-Separation: The Western Legacy

             Alfred Whitehead once mused that all of western philosophy is a series of footnotes to Plato. When I first heard this, I brushed it off as dramatic prose. Sure, the dude was important, but I don’t hear … Continue reading

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Walking in a Sacred Manner

            I am still reeling from last week at Pine Ridge. When I think back on it a flood of emotion and memory whirls through my skull like a cyclone and I feel the pulse of the Lakota drums in … Continue reading

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Hey guys! I’m Jarod. I’m a fun-loving guy who loves sushi, deep conversations, and long walks on the beach. One time, I was a dinosaur for Halloween. And by one time, I mean every year until highschool, when I became … Continue reading

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