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Jim's Recent Activity

  1. Jim replied to the thread Behaviors that I denounce as morally wrong, inexcusable, harmful, and part of serious social issues.

    I want to repeat that I’m denouncing people encouraging personal attacks in Internet discussions with ratings, or by responding to them...

    Feb 17, 2020 at 1:05 AM
  2. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    Now I’m thinking of what I want to discuss here as being about psychological damage from human behavior including cruelty, subjugation...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 11:28 PM
  3. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    Information sources about emotional abuse talk about oppressive psychological techniques that people use sometimes, consciously or...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 9:26 PM
  4. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    I’ve been seeing a need here for people to be more aware of psychological damage and have a better understanding of it. That was my...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 8:33 PM
  5. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    That might be part of the moral vacuum that I’m seeing, where any excuse will do for people to indulge their worst impulses. Maybe the...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 7:50 PM
  6. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    Every time that I’ve seen people convert from one ideology to another, I haven’t seen any improvement in their attitudes and behavior....

    Feb 16, 2020 at 7:28 PM
  7. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    The best way I know to alter attitudes and behaviors is to attract people into a fellowship where the attitudes and behaviors that...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 7:21 PM
  8. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    I’ve learned that threads like this help me clarify my thinking for what I say in all the threads where I post.

    Feb 16, 2020 at 7:11 PM
  9. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    I changed that in my post. Someone started a distracting de-bait (short for derail bait) about morality being subjective, in the thread...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 7:07 PM
  10. Jim rated Valjean's post Useful in the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    But these are philosophical issues, and philosophical discussion is a way to change attitudes and convince people to alter behaviors, no?

    Feb 16, 2020 at 6:55 PM
  11. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    I want to explain some more my thinking behind my public denunciation of some kinds of behavior. I don’t think that appeals to...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 6:43 PM
  12. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    One of my ideas for learning not to use feelings and impulses in unhealthy ways, is learning to use them in healthy ways. Learning to...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 6:16 PM
  13. Jim rated Valjean's post Useful in the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    "Know thyself," Understand the urges and impulses that guide our actions and attitudes; their Pleistocene origins and original...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 6:07 PM
  14. Jim replied to the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    I’m feeling some fatigue at this point. I see some possible ways for anyone who wants to, to help improve the lives of all people...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 5:33 PM
  15. Jim rated Maximus's post Friendly in the thread Ideas for helping to reduce and counteract the ravages of human nature.

    The internet is mostly a freak show. In my humble opinion, trying to make it a friendly place (short of getting rid of anonymity) is a...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 5:07 PM