Jordan Bates

Jordan Bates is the Co-Owner of HighExistence, Founder of Refine The Mind, and Creator of Escaping the Rat Race. Follow him on YouTube and Instagram. πŸ”₯βš”οΈ

Jordan Bates's Articles | HighExistence

Be Kind. Little Else Matters.

Let's go back to fundamentals for a moment.

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5 Secret Reasons Why Modern Life is Depressing

The world is better than it's ever been, so why don't we feel better than we ever have?

Jordan Bates

Beyond Existentialism: An Interview With Tao Lin

I spoke with Tao Lin about living psychedelically, leaving society, transcending existentialism, DMT entities, re-enchanting nature, and more.

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12 Deceptively Simple Secrets to Dramatically Improve Your Existence

Warning: Do not read this article if you're going to treat it as "just another self-improvement article."

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Skydiving: The Ultimate Death Meditation

The story of the HighExistence team leaping from a flying machine at 9,000 feet in Costa Rica.

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The Meeting of Science and Mysticism: A Mind-Melting Essay by Robert Anton Wilson

β€œThe universe may be, not only queerer than we think, but queerer than we can think.” β€” J.B.S. Haldane

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We’re Living in the Most Peaceful and Prosperous Period of History, But There’s a Catch

Many people think the world is getting worse, but the data tell a fascinatingly different story.

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8 Ways to Recognize Someone Whose Mind is Infected by Political Malware

If you or your loved ones experience these symptoms, Free Thinking may be right for you.

Jordan Bates