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UFO – objects fuelling belief in ET. Spirituality will out even in involuntary, material societies. Should be Unidentified Faith Object.
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Unconscious – part of mind inaccessible to the conscious. The bit we don’t know is there, but is puppetmaster of the ‘self’.
United – word to indicate togetherness, but usually hope, not reality. First word of many countries, which are not.
United States of America – ongoing revolution in pursuit of happiness. I doubt they’ll ever catch it.
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Vagrancy – homelessness. A state increasing now as more mortgage serfs realise home ownership is a con.
In I, Spaceman I have created a whole new
space operatic universe. Loads of stories.
See Bookstore, top, or
Value – worth, usually related in economic terms. The day we realise value comes from what benefit something has, we’ll know real worth.
Vandal – someone who destroys. Named after an invader. All invaders are vandals, especially latest Big Biz destruction of others’ meanings.
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Wage – monetary reward for work. As task decreases in usefulness, the amount of wage increases.
Wall – artificial barrier, usually of brick, but also fear. We construct to hide what we don’t want people to know.
War – conflict where people are made to kill to live. Caused by less than 1% of a population – and experienced by the rest.
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X – unknown person; or a kiss; & wrong. Also multiplication. If you see this man, tell police. He’s a sex pest.
Xenophobia – lack of knowing leading to fear; & we hate what we fear. Man at his worse when mixed with politics.
X-Files – fictional expression of unexplained. Happens a lot. Question is: what is happening? Should be studied.
Year – was celebration of Christ’s life; now, progression of mandatory consumer sprees. Form of indoctrination.
Yin & Yang – universal male (active) & female (passive) forces seeking balance & harmony. In West, changed to good & evil, destroying balance & guaranteeing an enemy.
Yo-Yo – tightly wound toy to be manipulated up & down – to do tricks. Metaphor for control of us.
Zeitgeist – spirit of the age. No such thing. Imposition by hierarchy. People rebel – & are marginalised; or follow, chained.
Zen (koan) – paradoxical mysticism. One hand clap is easier with no arms; and my motorbike doesn’t work. Must get one.
How do politics and society really work? In the dozens of essays in I, Society I try to answer. See Bookstore, top, orDownload from Smashwords
Zodiac – grouping of 12 celestial signs, said to echo people’s character. Science says rubbish, but can belief change how you behave?