There is a principle in philosophy that a person’s ultimate fate is a product of their karma…of how they treat others.
If this is generally true—and I believe that it is—then arch-conservative reactionaries and the wealthy elite they serve—are earning one helluva lot of payback.
More than one of my fellow prisoners has accused me of being a liberal, a dreamer, and a fool. They were always from the “I got mine, f*** you” crowd.
We all have heroes in our lives. Those who exemplify who we are and what we want to be. A major tool in the practice of clinical psychology (I’m a non-clinical PsyD), is to get a client to reveal themselves thru transference and projection. That’s almost always a mirror in their own image. more…