tribal lifestyle isn't precious
because it's beautiful or lovable or because it's "close to nature."
Not even because it's "the natural way for people to live."
me, this is gibberish.
Tribal life is precious because it is tested
For 3,000,000 years it worked for people.
It worked for
people the way nests work for birds, webs work for spiders, burrows work for
That makes it viable." - David Sheen, Great
Your children are not your children.
are the sons and daughters of
Life's longing for itself.
They come through you but not from
And though they are with you, yet they belong not to you.
You may give them your Compassion but not your
they have their own thoughts.
You may house their bodies but not their
For their Souls dwell in the house of tomorrow,
you cannot visit, not even in your
may strive to be like them, but seek not to make them like you.
Life goes not backward nor tarries with
fall into the transcendental temptation if they think of themselves as Creators
of their offspring.
The Binding of Isaac, Aqedat Yitzhaq, in
Hebrew also simply "The Binding", Ha-Aqedah, -Aqeidah is a story from
the Torah found in Genesis 22.
In the narrative,
God asks Abraham to sacrifice his
Abraham begins to comply,
when a messenger from God
sees a ram and sacrifices it
The main problem of parenthood is one of possession or
Does the parent own the child or does the child own him or
family is defined as:
group of organisms sharing common ancestry
"Good times come and good times go; men and
women are broken in mind and body
by the waiting, the uncertainty, the
deprivation, and join the ranks of the down-and-outers, the unemployables.
No longer the rains, the soils, the personal effort on one's
environment are the arbiters of the community
destiny, but The Job." -
Stuart Chase, 1931
↑ my identity according to my
"The inability of the Western world to understand
the tribal and religious underpirinings of Iraq and the rest of the Arab world
is of long standing. The proof is in the media coverage: "How much longer are
valuable lives to be sacrificed in the vain endeavor to impose upon the Arab
population an elaborate and expensive administration they never asked for and
do not want." - Times of London, August 7, 1920
"People will sometimes
charge me with adoring tribalism.
They say, "If you adore it so
much, why don't you just go do it?"
Those who understand me in this way
totally misunderstand what I'm saying.
The tribal lifestyle isn't
precious because it's beautiful or "close to nature."
It isn't even
precious because it's "the
natural way for people to live."
To me, this is gibberish.
The tribal life is precious because it is tested out.
3,000,000 years it worked for people.
It worked for people the way
nests work for birds,
webs work for spiders, the way burrows work for moles.
That doesn't make it lovable,
it makes it viable." - David Sheen
deepest roots of tribal society religion sprung.
Each of the
Abrahamic religions arose
during tense tribal times.
Religion, overlaid onto
reciprocal altruism toward fellow kin and retribution against members of
alien tribes deemed quilty of insult or injury.
tribes mythical narrative instructs tribal members of social
Tribal life fosters a
vibrant sense of solidarity while communal effort
fills a human with
pride and self-respect while motivating all toward mutual care.
Tribe kinship fosters
loyalty through a desire to uphold individual
obligations in the realm of reciprocal
altruism which rule kin relations.
Beware ! Tribes and tribal members
are sensitive to boundaries.
An insult or injury to any individual is an
offense against all tribal members, and the only
honorable recourse is
full compensation or
total revenge !
This is an essential
ethic of tribes no matter their
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