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Start With Humanism

J. H. McKenna, Ph.D. | Posted 02.14.2017 | Religion
J. H. McKenna, Ph.D.

For your own self-designation, begin with the broadest most relevant category and call yourself a Humanist. This classification encompasses all other...

How To Vote On Election Day!

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 11.04.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

The country is at an important crossroads. It's in everyone's hands to make a difference.

Transhumanism And A Presidential Campaign Update

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 10.24.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

It's been another busy two weeks in my presidential campaign since my last dispatch. My transhumanist run for the presidency continues to grow.

Another Wild Week in the Transhumanism Campaign

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 10.06.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

Zoltan Istvan at RoboBusiness with a robot on the conference floor -- Photo by Rachel Lyn The last week has been a whirlwind--and I think busiest of...

Transhumanism, Atheism, Christianity, And The Transhumanist Olympics

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 09.19.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

As a science and technology-inspired presidential candidate for the Transhumanist Party, my candidacy has been a strange and unique journey. The coffin bus has so far been the wildest part. The bus was designed as a coffin to remind spectators of one thing: We're going to die.

Post-Human Dating 101

Adrian Wu | Posted 09.09.2016 | Queer Voices
Adrian Wu

Growing up watching that show I learned a lot about human relationships. Probably a complete coincidence that I ended up doing fashion, but it was really the writing and the context behind the series that made it informative.

A Transhumanism Presidential Campaign Trail Dispatch

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 08.18.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

The last few weeks have been a whirlwind for my transhumanist presidential campaign. I'm excited that transhumanism -- the social movement that aims to use radical science and technology to improve the human species -- continues to be represented in politics in a major way.

3 Ways Language Is Probably Evolving

Adrian Wu | Posted 07.20.2016 | Technology
Adrian Wu

Language is probably evolving and I can't tell you the reasons, but I do have some questions.

Atheism Advocate: Religion Is Harming Society And Lives

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 07.19.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

The fundamental problem with religion is that believers--about 5 billion people right now on Planet Earth--are so sure they're "correct" on anything and everything they believe.

Interview: Zoltan Istvan On Transhumanism And His US Presidential Campaign

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 07.06.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

Recently, thinker and writer C. JoyBell C. interviewed me about transhumanism and my growing 2016 US Presidential campaign.

The Age Of Transhumanism Needs The European Union to Succeed

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 06.23.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

Science will do better with a unified Europe Scientific innovation doesn't just happen on its own. It takes stable economies, free societies, and ope...

The Augmented World Expo in San Jose was Fascinating

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 06.14.2016 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

Zoltan Istvan trying on the Atheer AiR Suite at the Augmented World Expo A few months ago, I was invited by tech guru Tom Emrich to speak at the Augm...

Are You Ready for the Future of Transhumanism?

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 05.31.2016 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

The Transhuman Future Are you ready for the future? A Transhumanist future? One where everyone around you--friends, family, and neighbors--has dipped...

Fearing the Robot Rebellion

Leona Foxx | Posted 05.24.2016 | Science
Leona Foxx

Are storm clouds fomenting on the horizon of Artificial Intelligence? Are the likes of physicist Stephen Hawking or Tesla engineer Elon Musk only call...

Avoid War and Don't Get Complacent About Liberty in America

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 05.16.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

So far, technology and science have not given us the hope that they will stop war. We must therefore be on our guard not to incite war--and not to pick leaders that have a propensity to lead us into armed conflict.

#TalkToMe: Futurist Zoltan Istvan Interviews His Aging Father

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 05.11.2016 | Home
Zoltan Istvan

My mother and father illegally left communist Hungary in 1969 and came to America to start their lives afresh. Like hundreds of thousands of other Eastern Europeans living under the oppressive Soviet Union regime, my father wanted a better life. In America, he found what he was looking for and prospered.

Five Science and Technology Predictions for the Next 10 Years

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 05.03.2016 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

The transhumanist future -- image by Hyolee2 Radical science and technology are changing everything around us. The field of transhumanism is dramat...

Transhumanism and Our Outdated Biology

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.21.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

Biohackers and reporters gather to watch Zoltan Istvan undergo a chip implant -- Photo by Roen Horn This essay below is adapted from the philosophi...

Transhumanism is Being Guided by Reason and the Word "Why"

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.15.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

Image of the future -- By Smart Gadget Technology The human race is on the threshold of so much revolutionary change. It's mostly due to the emerg...

Will Transhumanism Change Racism in the Future?

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.07.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

A future transhumanist? -- CCO Public Domain Despite decades of progress, racism and bigotry are still prevalent in the United States. Often, they ...

The Obsession With Bernie Sanders and Transhumanism Says a Lot

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.04.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

As I keep my finger on the pulse of the transhumanism movement, it's easy to tell across the hundreds of Facebook, Google+, and other social media communities that Sanders is a cherished figure.

Why We Need a Transhumanism Movement

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 03.25.2017 | Impact
Zoltan Istvan

A crowd gathers to hear about transhumanism and life extension technologies -- Photo by Roen Horn Recently I was asked to be a part of a debate fo...

New Directions in Religion and Science

Greg Cootsona | Posted 03.18.2017 | Religion
Greg Cootsona

When we talk about "religion and science," it sounds like two things. But that's changing in at least one way. The contemporary conversation, especially with 18-30 year old, increasingly includes technology.

Why Won't Sanders, Clinton, Trump and Cruz Discuss Transhumanist Science Issues?

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 03.12.2017 | Science
Zoltan Istvan

Have you heard much science-talk in the presidential debates? Or on the campaign trail? Or maybe in interviews by the leading candidates? Me neither. Yet, nothing is going to change our lives more in the next 10 years than the radical science and technology starting to engulf us.

To Grow Third-Party Politics in America, Make John McAfee the Libertarian Party Nominee (Update)

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 03.04.2017 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

From the author Zoltan Istvan (4/14/2016): A change of opinion about John McAfee has made me retract my endorsement of him as the best Libertarian Par...