Greater Community

Religion in the Greater Community

Religion exists in countless forms in the universe, from very simple tribal practices to practices that are undertaken by large empires and by large assemblies of nations that have adopted a singular practice. While there is diversity in the universe, there is rarely diversity within one world. As nations become more technologically focused and as… Read More

Freedom in the Greater Community

Freedom is rare in the Greater Community—individual freedom and the existence of free societies which value the potential and the creativity of the individual—particularly as it pertains to the welfare of a nation and a world. You might wonder why this is so, thinking that the development of freedom really represents the goal of evolution… Read More

Competition, Influence and the Mental Environment

As nations evolve and achieve stability and security, it is recognized that the use of force is not productive in engaging with other nations. It is destructive, and it sows the seeds for future conflict. Because resources are so extremely valuable to an advanced society, the use of force is seen as only a last… Read More

Trade and Commerce in this Region of Space

Though in the history of your local universe there have been wars and great conflicts, in the last ten to twelve thousand years there has been a period of great stability. In areas of space where there is a large concentration of advanced nations, one will usually find a great deal of trade going on.… Read More

The Limits of Space Travel

As has been previously indicated, travel in space is relatively slow. And inter-dimensional travel has proven to be disastrous for most races who have attempted it. Though travel in space is extremely rapid by your standards and by the degree of your own scientific development, getting around is still very difficult and time consuming. Because… Read More

A Brief History of Visitation to Earth

To understand the present and to be prepared for the future, there are certain things from the past that must be clarified and that you must learn to see. The first is that the world has been visited for a very long time. These visitations have been from a number of different races for different… Read More