would sing the American people,
God send them some civilization.
would turn from superficial things
for a time into quite.
I would draw your minds to learn of life in
Certain things really
do matter: Compassion, and
the comfort of friendship.
After we are burnt clear, or even
After we have gone the whole gamut,
exhausted our human
Still is there something greater, some power, some
Some bond beyond the
ordinary bonds of passion and
That rewards us for foregoing
great virtue in strength, even in passive résistance.
us an open mind and the poise and
balance to use it.
sing of the senses developed, I reach towards
If you ask me to write world prescriptions I write so that any
can read it:
I am that
terrible thing the product of American culture
Or rather that product
improved by considerable care and attention.
Write it thus: by their
gods ye shall know them.
The chief god in hell is convention
by that sturdy sire stupidity.
Upon pale fear, in some most proper
Where humans worship a sham
There is hardly room for the
There is more in heaven and
than the priest
and the scientists think.
Ezra Pound, American poet
1885 Ezra Weston Loomis
Pound is born in Hailey, Idaho and raised a Quaker.
1914 Ezra marries Dorothy Shakespear.
1924 Ezra moves to Italy and becames involved in fascist
1945 When the Americans capture Italy Ezra Pound spends
twenty-five days in an open cage during which he suffers a
Upon his repatriation to the
America, Ezra Pound is charged with
treason for broadcasting
propaganda by radio to America during
World War II.
Pound is acquitted of treason, but
declared insane and committed to St.
Elizabeth's Hospital in Washington, D.C.
After continuous appeals from writers, including Robert
Frost, Ezra Pound is released from the hospital.
1972 Ezra Pound died a semi-recluse in
As critic, editor and promoter, Ezra Pound helped the
careers of TS Eliot, James Joyce, Robert Frost,
Ernest Hemingway, and
an esoteric form of
knowledge that made possible the direct awareness of the Divine, was one of
Ezra Pound's major interests.
back to stacks
This web site is not a commercial web site and
is presented for educational purposes only.
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
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 central banking 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.
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.
All 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 present time.
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