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What was the true purpose of 9/11? | FFT

Today marks the 18th anniversary of the events September 11th - a moment in time that fundamentally shifted the international landscape and perceptions of humanity overnight.

In the following Food For Thought discussion, we examine key questions surrounding the official narrative of the 9/11 and attempt to unravel the true purpose behind the event.

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Australia: The Road to Digital Tyranny

Once upon a time, the personal life of the individual citizen was considered to be a sphere of absolute privacy, where one could reliably escape the prying eyes of the outside world.

Australians have incrementally signed away rights and privileges that other generations fought for, undermining the very cornerstones of our democratic cultures in the process, Ethan Nash argues.

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How the Huxley family influenced the world

Aldous Huxley, the visionary author behind some of the most prophetic dystopian fiction of all time, was born into a prominent family that was instrumental in developing the modern world.

Underlying themes found in his famous work, Brave New World (1932), bare a striking resemblance to institutions and programs that his family was deeply embedded in -- creating conditions to shape human history.

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Future Visions: The World of Dystopian Fiction

Individuals have long-explored the pages of fiction as a means to discover fundamental eternal truths about the surrounding world and to provide timeless insights into the human condition.

In the following membership piece, we take a look at all aspects of dystopian novel influence, including defining genres that changed literature, early science fiction, the rejection of ‘false utopia’, famous published works, authors responsible and an in-depth look at Aldous Huxley and the ‘Brave New World’ Order.

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Screens can manipulate the nervous system

The manipulation of the human nervous system through the use of television and computer monitors is a reality in the modern world, according to registered patents.

Techniques studied in the 1970s reveal the ability to influence the physical and psychological aspects of the brain’s sensors via electromagnetic fields transmitted from screens.

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Why do we trust scientific research? | FFT

In a world full of deception, propaganda and half-truths, it is imperative for individuals to revisit foundation beliefs that structure both our minds and our societies.

In the following Food For Thought discussion, we examine one of the most common references that individuals use when attempting to prove a viewpoint -- the ‘legitimacy’ of scientific papers.

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Transhumanism: When sci-fi becomes reality

In the modern world, the possibility of a future including 'transhumans' has received attention due to new scientific fields and advancing technologies.

In the following, we examine the effects that a technological and biological transformation will have on society, and explore both the theoretical and practical fields of posthumanist research.

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Dehumanization: A Tale of the Modern World

What is “man”? This age-old question can be found embedded in the fabric of recorded human history, and is re-emerging again today with increased urgency, given the current technological developments levering out traditional humanist reflexes.

In the following membership piece, we take a look at all aspects of the dehumanization of society, including historical perceptions of ‘human nature’, Nietzsche on the ‘death of god’, the decline of social structures and a look at the approaching posthuman era.

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China’s Great Firewall: A look at government-approved reality

Over the last decade, the Chinese government has developed an armoury of tools to monitor, classify and repress the behaviour of 1.4 billion people.

The “Great Firewall of China”, as it is commonly referred, is a sophisticated system of internet censorship that has led to the restriction of social media, search engines and traditional websites.

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Top reasons to question ‘climate change’ | Opinion

Australians continue to be subjected to an onslaught of programming surrounding the ‘scientific consensus’ of anthropogenic climate change.

In the following piece, Justin Dwyer ask the question: Is the evidence really ‘settled’ on the subject?

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