How do you define dystopia?

I define a dystopia as a hypothetical universe in which moral or dictatorial authority maintains oppressive societal control to promote a flawless society. To recognize a dystopia, one must simply look upon the reality that is our current world. We have somehow tricked ourselves into thinking that a dystopia is only seen when the Continue reading

UTOPIA? NOPE.

It’s easy to say that thinking positive will promote better outcomes, but I find this hard to agree with. I feel like true progress comes with acknowledgment of the negative. True peace can only be obtained the processing of pain and wrong-doings. To look forward without looking back, is to Continue reading

Government V.S. Society

Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud, believed that civilization (government) diminishes the liberty and freedom of the individual. We incorrectly believe that social structures promote and safeguard our liberties, whereas in fact they restrict them, causing significant dissatisfaction. The demands of civilization require us to give up our instincts; as we know Continue reading

The Gaze of Reality

Dystopia – A hypothetical universe in which moral or dictatorial authority maintains oppressive societal control to promote a flawless society. To recognize a dystopia, one must simply look upon the reality that is our current world. We have somehow tricked ourselves into thinking that a dystopia is only seen when the world is doused in Continue reading