Re: Nobel winner: Internet might have stopped Hitler
Dec 07, 2008 02:12 PM
How naive, and that coming from a Nobel Prize winner. Did the internet
stop the Gulf War? The invasion of Irak? Guantanamo Bay? All the
African dicators and terrorists immersed in genocide today? The war in
Aside from the fact that the internet already is subject of censorship
(see the situation in China), it changes nothing to the way we, the
people, perceive information, and how this information is carefully
filtered and distributed to us.
After all, the Third Reich had the very first interactive webring
ever, with the live transmission throughout the empire of the 1942
--- In email@example.com, MKR <mkr777@...> wrote:
> There is a very interesting news item I found today. Let me quote:
> "The spread of information on the Internet has given the world a new
> forestall conflicts, Nobel literature prize winner Jean-Marie Gustave Le
> Clezio said Sunday.
> In his Nobel lecture to the Swedish Academy, the 68-year-old
> an earlier introduction of information technology could even have
> World War II.
> "Who knows, if the Internet had existed at the time, perhaps Hitler's
> criminal plot would not have succeeded - ridicule might have
> from ever seeing the light of day," he said."
> The full news item is at:
> MKR ADDS:
> Closer to home, was the last election of International TS President.
> was a well orchestrated campaign to defeat Radha Burnier under the
> that she is sick mentally and physically and hence should the
> was led by many well known GC members. Members who did not have
> Internet were fed with this inaccurate and potentially misleading
> information. Even after three well reputed and honorable physicians
> continents (one of the physicians is a well known and highly regarded
> National Secretary) certified her fit, this professional
confirmation of her
> health was not passed on to the members who did not have access to
> Even the candidate they were supporting kept silent and took no
> set the facts straight.
> It is my belief that but for the Internet and dissemination of the
> those members who had access to Internet around the world, the effort to
> defeat Radha Burnier would have succeeded.
> In addition, on the heels of the election results, a quartet of
> wanted to defeat Radha Burnier sent in a proposal to quickly
> all the members world-wide and also change the rules in a hurry so
> handful of GC members can seize control of the Presidency and make the
> president a puppet. The proposal was top secret known only to GC
> Even long-time workers at Adyar and Olcott were kept in total
> they learnt it from Internet forums outside the control of the
> organizations. The proposal was to be approved in the December
> coup would have been an easily done deal to the surprise and shock
> members around the world.
> It was on Internet, the above secret plans were revealed and members
> know of the secret plans being cooked behind the backs of members.
> It is my belief that but for the Internet and disclosure of the
> on Internet, the plans would be very close to being successful.
> Looking at the above as well as the statement of le Clezio, Internet
> tool provided by the Guardians of the Humanity to prevent disasters
> counter the work of the Dugpas and Shammars in opposing the progress of
> Humanity. I think, as Theosophists, we need to take the clue and use
> Internet, in our own little way, for the best interests of the
> THERE IS NO RELIGION HIGHER THAN TRUTH
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