"Law and morality are two distinct systems. A
system of law can be procedurally legitimate
and at the same time
rest on an immoral foundation."
- Herbert Lionel Adolphus Hart
mythweaver reconstructs the story of
human origins, humans appear in
the world with frontal
lobes required for socialization but no
the mythweaver people
soon discover the obvious benefits
of communal life, and from there the course of "civilization" is
villages grew into towns, towns
grew into cities, cities grew into kingdoms,
kingdoms into Empires.
would expect to find that laws existed long before literacy, but this appears
not to have been the case.
If legal codes had been formulated orally
and embedded within the Oral Tradition
in preliterate times, then the earliest writings would surely have been
transcriptions of these
laws - but no such laws
are found in these writings, instead at first we find
lists of sayings and, later,
the earliest written code of law, the
Code of Hammurabi, dates
to only about 1750 BC.
Homo sapiens had been moving outward from their
African birthplace for more than 100,000 years and had literally reached every
corner of the world.
years ago, the Near East, Europe, Asia,
Australia, and the New World
had all been occupied by modern humans for at least 20,000 years.
The Near East was among
the most densely populated areas of the world.
As densely populated
with tribal peoples found everywhere in the world at that time and
still found today where they've
been allowed to survive.
Each tribe is defined by its own
traditions and customs, or
the parameters of tribal
boundaries between tribes were impenetrable.
A member of one tribe can't
decide one day to become a member of another tribe;
unthinkable among tribal peoples
everywhere in the world.
10,000 years ago some of these tribal
peoples were hunter-gatherers but some had begun intensive farming.
Every tribal people studied in the
history of anthropology
had a complete set of customs
and traditions applicable to their unique mode of survival.
founders of Wetiko
culture didn't live in an
empty world, they were a tribal people surrounded by many other tribal
revolution began when the farmers turned to the monocultural growing of grain
required to sustain the armies of Empire.
The Wetiko approach to living, codified under
the Imperial State of
Rome, became the foundation of predatory global consumer culture
Their new invention was a
totalitarian style of agriculture - monoculture.
short-term successful conceptual construct why not apply it to people?
Everyone needed to conform
to the Wetiko style of living for Empire.
The concept of conformity was a
remarkable unprecedented idea.
forcing everyone to
adopt common behavioral patterns individual traditions of tribal life fade
into irrelevance except to honor
traditions of each culture cease to exist within this monocultural collective
designed to serve Empire.
Laws cannot be invented
They are handed down from the
laws are never the work
of committees of living individuals, they're always
the work of social evolution.
Tribal laws are shaped
the same manner evolution shapes a primate hand.
They never reflect a tribe's
concern for what's "right" or "good" or "fair," they simply work -
for that particular tribe
in that time and place.
Unlike invented law, which spells out
crimes and punishments,
tribal traditions work well.
Tribal traditions are the very
fabric of life, they
live their tradition which can also be defined as their religion.
The price paid for becoming part of the Wetiko revolution is
detribalization - the loss of tribal traditions, customs, laws and, finally,
detribalization of the Old World (the Near East, the Far East, and Europe)
began occurring thousands of years before the earliest written historical
records it became part of the Great Forgetting, and as such it was invisible to
the inventers of
The inventers of
law reconstructed the evolution of human culture in their imagination: the
first humans were just proto-urbanites - farmers without farms, villagers
without villages, city dwellers without cities.
When they looked into
the past, they saw people setting out to build Empire, being already
innately inclined toward
builders embrace the concept of detribalization.
Detribalization is a necessary
endeavor when destablizing cultures.
When we look into the past no
longer under the influence of the Great Forgetting, we see something very
different: people inadvertently (but systematically) obliterating
sustainable lifestyles -
then attempting to
devise a replacement.
Multiple early examples stand out: the Code
of Hammurabi, the Torah, the
Septuagint and the
ancient sacred scripture,
based on Oral Law,
Oral Torah or
Oral Tradition, were written down
when astute individuals recognized the Wetiko revolution encroaching upon
traditional ways of life.
It was upon these
cultural myths that the inventers of law laid foundations.
tribal life is precious because it works for people the way
nests work for birds, the way webs work for
spiders, the way burrows work for moles.
Tribal traditions are viable.
What works survives, what didn't work perished, leaving behind
fossilized remains - irrigation ditches, roads, cities, temples, pyramids.
If their experiment failed, they walked away.
What made the
Wetiko experiment different is over time people came to believe that the Wetiko
way of living is the way
people were meant to live.
For Wetiko to flourish everywhere,
everyone had to check their natural empathetic impulses,
stay focused on self and 'on point.'
matter if people suffered the
torments of hell.
This was the required way for
people to live for Empire to flourish.
This bizarre notion made
it impossible to give up, no matter how badly it worked.
If it doesn't work, then you'll just
have to suffer.
If it doesn't work,
suffer they did." - David Sheen
"ALL social groups function to create conformity
to a biological/sociological/psychology hierarchy." - AA
as invented by man, is
an attempt to create a body of
social rules under which subculture, or
For a culture to flourish those laws must be equitable and
A civilization traditionally thrives when its founding principles
are equitable and just (or when it
stumbles upon an
Unfortunately history is littered with
the skeletal ruins of
civilizations that rose initially only to crumble into dust when those
founding traditions or
principles were put to the side in
the cause of political
This is true in America today.
power no longer feel
the need to obey the laws that built
the culture that allowed them to flourish.
Power corrupts those who
possess it - a sin of pride.
Cheney is an example of an American aristocrat that feels
laws are bothersome and that he is above the law.
Dick, a fairly wealthy
man, shot his hunting partner in the face in 2006.
Dick did not bother to purchase
the seven dollar hunting license.
When the First Amendment was
passed it only had two purposes.
The first purpose was that there would
be no established national church for the united thirteen states like the
Anglican Church of
There would be no "Church of the US."
James Madison clearly
articulated this concept of separation when explaining the
First Amendment protection of
"The people feared
one sect might obtain a
preeminence, or two combine together, and
establish a religion to which
they would compel others to
conform." - James Madison
"If we are not ruled by
God we are ruled by
tyrants." - William Penn
Blackstone pens Commentaries on the Law of England.
Independence is signed, there are more copies of William Blackstone's
Commentaries in America than in Britain.
shape the perspective of
Blackstone claimed only two moral foundations for law:
revelation through 'Holy
Up until the recent past to graduate law school and join
the BAR all students were
required to understand the moral foundation laid out by Blackstone.
The morality of William
Blackstone is now only taught as quaint history.
We live in a
secularized society with sociological invented law.
Sociological law has no
fixed moral foundation.
'Experts' decide arbitrarily
what is neded to become law.
"Nothing is more certain in modern society
than the principle that there are no absolutes." - Dennis v. United
States (1951), Frederick Moore Vinson, Chief Justice of the United States
Those who hold this position themselves call it
sociological law moves away from the traditional human moral codes it has moved
away from its orginating Constitution.
Pragmatic materialism would never
have produced modern science.
Modern science was produced on an
ethical spiritual Christian foundation.
Pragmatic materialism is a spawn
of the Divine Right to Rule.
Through pragmatic ideology and applied
technique the engineering of
reality will solve all of humanities problems and
humanity will reside in bliss
on the Island of Utopia.
If we think along the lines of an
intelligent Creator we can structure our thoughts in such a way that
the patterns of
nature reveal themselves.
Observation and experimentation
is to be optimistically pursued.
Determinism does not provide
the proper philosophic foundation to allow right brain thought process' to
overrule left brain social enginneering.
of nature, dictated by God himself, is binding in all countries and at all
times; no human laws are of any validity if contrary to this; and such of them
as are valid derive all force and all their authority from this original." -
"Corporate media complains about
the current US Supreme Court's
lack of respect for precedent.
However, precedent has been changed
Corporate media seems
interested in keeping only precedents that it likes,
even those likely to violate
the original intent of the Constitution.
Franklin D Roosevelt
loaded the court with justices who granted him and his successors power vastly
exceeding those that the Constitutional Convention of 1787 had granted the US
This violated about 150 years of precedent.
corporate media is an advocate of precedent, it should favor shrinking federal
power to what the earlier precedents were." - Ronald
vagueness doctrine 1) A constitutional rule that requires criminal laws to state
explicitly and definitely what conduct is punishable.
that violate this requirement are said to be void for vagueness.
Vagueness doctrine rests on the due process clauses of the
Fourteenth Amendments of the
By requiring fair notice of what is punishable and
what is not, vagueness doctrine also helps prevent arbitrary enforcement of the
2) Under vagueness doctrine, a statute is also void for vagueness
if a legislature's delegation of authority to judges and/or administrators is
so extensive that it would lead to
This web site is not a commercial web site and
is presented for educational
This website defines a
new perspective with which to engage reality to which its author adheres. The
author feels that the falsification of reality outside personal experience has
forged a populace unable to discern propaganda from reality and that this has
been done purposefully by an international corporate cartel through their
agents who wish to foist a corrupt version of reality on the human race.
Religious intolerance occurs when any group refuses to tolerate religious
practices, religious beliefs or persons due to their religious ideology. This
web site marks the founding of a system of philosophy named The Truth of the
Way of the Lumière Infinie - a rational gnostic mystery religion based
on reason which requires no leap of faith, accepts no tithes, has no supreme
leader, no church buildings and in which each and every individual is
encouraged to develop a personal relation with the Creator and Sustainer
through the pursuit of the knowledge of reality in the hope of curing the
spiritual corruption that has enveloped the human spirit. The tenets of The
Truth of the Way of the Lumière Infinie are spelled out in detail on
this web site by the author. Violent acts against individuals due to their
religious beliefs in America is considered a "hate crime."
This web site
in no way condones violence. To the contrary the intent here is to reduce the
violence that is already occurring due to the international corporate cartels
desire to control the human race. The international corporate cartel already
controls the world economic system, corporate media worldwide, the global
industrial military entertainment complex and is responsible for the collapse
of morals, the elevation of self-centered behavior and the destruction of
global ecosystems. Civilization is based on coöperation. Coöperation
does not occur at the point of a gun.
American social mores and values
have declined precipitously over the last century as the corrupt international
cartel has garnered more and more power. This power rests in the ability to
deceive the populace in general through corporate media by pressing emotional
buttons which have been preprogrammed into the population through prior
corporate media psychological operations. The results have been the destruction
of the family and the destruction of social structures that do not adhere to
the corrupt international elites vision of a perfect world. Through distraction
and coercion the direction of thought of the bulk of the population has been
directed toward solutions proposed by the corrupt international elite that
further consolidates their power and which further their purposes.
views and opinions presented on this web site are the views and opinions of
individual human men and women that, through their writings, showed the
capacity for intelligent, reasonable, rational, insightful and unpopular
thought. All factual information presented on this web site is believed to be
true and accurate and is presented as originally presented in print media which
may or may not have originally presented the facts truthfully.
Opinion and thoughts
have been adapted, edited, corrected, redacted, combined, added to, re-edited
and re-corrected as nearly all opinion and thought has been throughout time but
has been done so in the spirit of the original writer with the intent of making
his or her thoughts and opinions clearer and relevant to the reader in the
Fair Use Notice
This site may contain
copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically
authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our
efforts to advance understanding of criminal justice, human rights, political,
economic, democratic, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. We believe
this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for
in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C.
Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those
who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for
research and educational purposes. For more information see:
www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml. If you wish to use copyrighted
material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use', you
must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
© Lawrence Turner
All Rights Reserved