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Activist Psychological Study - Please Participate! (english)
04 Jun 2003
Modified: 05 Jun 2003
An exploratory study is begin done to determine if there are unique psychological attributes of people working for social change which differ from the general population.
An exploratory study is begin done to determine if there are unique psychological attributes of people working for social change which differ from the general population. Three measures are used, as shown below. The survey takes approximately 5-10 minutes to complete; participation is voluntary and anonymous; no IP addresses or other personal information is logged. Results of the survey will be posted at a future time. Any partially filled out surveys will be disregarded; only complete surveys with every question answered (except for gender) will count.







Your gender (optional):


Male

Female






For each of the following pairs of questions,choose the one that is most consistent with your view of the world.





Children get into trouble because their patents punish them too much.

The trouble with most children nowadays is that their parents are too easy with them.



Many of the unhappy things in people's lives are partly due to bad luck.

People's misfortunes result from the mistakes they make.



One major reason why we have wars is because people don't take enough interest in politics.

There will always be wars, no matter how hard people try to prevent them.



In the long run people get the respect they deserve in this world.

Unfortunately, an individual's worth often passes unrecognized no matter how hard he tries.



The idea that teachers are unfair to students is nonsense.

Most students don't realize the extent to which grades are influenced by chance.



Without the right breaks one cannot be an effective leader.

Capable people who fail to become leaders hive not taken advantage of their opportunities.



No matter how hard you try some people just don't like you.

People who can't get others to like them don't understand how to get along with others.



Heredity plays the major role in determining one's personality.

It is one's experiences in life which determine what they're like.



I have often found that what is going to happen will happen.

Trusting fate never turns out as well as making a decision to take a definite course of action.



In the case of the well-prepared student, there is rarely if ever such a thing as an unfair test.

Many times exam questions are so unrelated to course work that studying is really useless.



Becoming a success is a matter of hard work, luck has little or nothing to do with it.

Getting a good job depends mainly on being in the right place at the right time.



The average citizen can have an influence in government decisions.

The world is run by a few people in power, and there isnít much everyone else can do about it.



When I make plans, I am almost certain that I can make them work.

It is not wise to plan too far ahead because many things turn out to- be a matter of luck.



There are certain people who are just no good.

There is some good in everybody.



In my case getting what I want has little or nothing to do with luck.

Many times we might just as well decide what to do by flipping a coin.



Who gets to be the boss often depends on who was lucky enough to be in the right place first.

Getting people to do the right thing depends upon ability, luck has little to do with it.



Concerning world affairs, most of us are victims of forces we canít understand or control.

By taking an active part in political and social affairs the people can control world events.



Most people don't realize the extent to which their lives are controlled by chance events.

There really is no such thing as "luck."



One should always be willing to admit mistakes.

It is usually best to cover up one's mistakes.



It is hard to know whether or not a person really likes you.

How many friends you have depends upon how nice a person you are.



In the long run the bad things that happen to us are balanced by the good ones.

Most misfortunes are the result of lack of ability, ignorance, laziness, or all three.



With enough effort we can wipe out political corruption.

It is difficult for people to have much control over the things politicians do in office.



Sometimes I can't understand how teachers arrive at the grades they give.

There is a direct connection between how hard 1 study and the grades I get.



A good leader expects people to decide for themselves what they should do.

A good leader makes it clear to everybody what their jobs are.



Many times 1 feel that I have little influence over the things that happen to me.

It is impossible for me to believe that chance or luck plays an important role in my life.







Select the description that best fits you.





I feel downhearted, blue, and sad...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



Morning is when I feel the best...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I have crying spells or feel like it...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I have trouble sleeping through the night...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I eat as much as I used to...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I enjoy looking at, talking to, and being with attractive women/men...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I notice that I am losing weight...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I have trouble with constipation...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



My heart beats faster than usual...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I get tired for no reason...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



My mind is as clear as it used to be...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I find it easy to do the things I used to do...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I am restless and can't keep still...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I feel hopeful about the future...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I am more irritable than usual...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I find it easy to make decisions...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I feel that I am useful and needed...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



My life is pretty full...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I feel that others would be better off if I were dead...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time



I still enjoy the things I used to do...

Never

Sometimes

Good Part of the time

Most of the time











In the past 30 days, have you had...





An upset stomach or nausea?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



A backache?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Trouble sleeping?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



A skin rash?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Shortness of breath?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Chest pain?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Headache?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Fever?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Acid indigestion or heartburn?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Eye strain?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Diarrhea?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Stomach cramps (not menstrual)?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Constipation?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Heart pounding when not exercising?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



An infection?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Loss of appetite?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Dizziness?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor



Tiredness or fatique?

No

Yes, but did NOT see a doctor

Yes, and I DID see a doctor









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This is a brownshirt Intel Op. (english)
05 Jun 2003


There are spelling errors in this personality test. Translation: It is not put together by a serious organization or individual.

The destination for your answers is a software and hardware consultancy:
"Portland PC Contractors ( Portland PC ) is a group of computer technicians in the Portland area that work together to provide a broad range of on-site services to the residential community in the greater Portland Metro area."

Why would someone at such an organization seeks this kind of information. Given their background, it is highly likely that they are very adept at tracking down IP information.

The website is registered as follows:
"Administrative Contact, Technical Contact:
Kraemer, Nate (NK2047) nate.kraemer (at) WREI.COM
Portland PC Contractors
151 S 25TH AVE
CORNELIUS, OR 97113-7155
US
503-846-9246
"

A search on the name Nate Kraemer comes up empty. This is VERY odd.

"Nate Kraemer" has an email address from a domain other than portlandpc.com. This other domain is WREI.COM

If you check out the webpage for http://www.wrei.com you find that this website is for:
"Fog Cutter Capital Group Inc. is a Nasdaq-listed corporation which focuses on the acquisition of assets where its expertise in intensive asset management, mortgage and real estate credit analysis and financial structuring can create value.
"

You can't get more capitalist than that.

WREI.COM is registered to:
"Administrative Contact, Technical Contact:
GENERICNETWORKS.COM (B6054-OR) dave.hansen (at) wrei.com
PO Box 2665
PORTLAND, OR 97208-2665
US
503 721 6500 fax: 123 123 1234"

As you can see, Hansen is from www.genericnetworks.com.

www.genericnetworks.com is registered to:
"Administrative Contact, Technical Contact:
GENERICNETWORKS.COM (B6054-OR) dave.hansen (at) wrei.com
PO Box 2665
PORTLAND, OR 97208-2665
US
503 721 6500 fax: 123 123 1234
"

Which is also Dave Hansen.

Genericnetworks.com maps back to www.fccgi.com which is another domain for wrei.com. Thus, the nexus of operations seems to be: www.fccgi.com

If you visit www.fccgi.com, and check out their management group:
http://www.fccgi.com/company/management.asp

You will find interesting things such as:
"...Mr. Wiederhorn also serves as a director of CCKX Incorporated, a California based container rental company since 1994; a director and Executive Committee member of the Citizens Crime Commission of Portland Oregon, a community business based organization focused on the reduction of juvenile and adult crime, homeless youth..."
and
"Executive Board member of the Boy Scouts of America"
and
"Mr. Mathis was the Executive Director for the Portland Oregon Citizens Crime Commission"

Two of their small collection of officers are connected to the Portland Oregon Citizens Crime Commission at a very high level. Examination of the majority of names of the officers of this corporation make one suspect that they have Zionist leanings. Zionists have been targeting dissidents with smear, libel, and defamation campaigns containing false accusations of insanity.

DO NOT FILL IN THIS SURVEY!!!
yeah, something's weird about this (english)
05 Jun 2003
this reminds me of the phone survey i got after going to my first couple protests.
i was too stupid to know better that to answer weird questions about my political leanings.

if enough people answer this shit i suppose they can come up with a profile they can apply to kids to catch them early or something.

just cuz we're paranoid doesn't mean that they're not out to get us.
this is a stupid way to do a survey anyway (english)
05 Jun 2003
As someone with training in the social sciences, I would like to say that not everyone doing a survey is out to get us. There are genuinely progressive psychologists, sociologists, anthropologists, etc.

That said, aside from the fishy source of this survey, this is a really stupid way to do a survey. The people conducting have no idea who is answering (I doubt everyone who checks out the IMC site is even progressive, never mind an activist, considering some of the garbage that gets posted to the newswire), that someone is not replying more than once, etc. Basically, to do a proper survey you have to have a much better sense of *who* is answering your questions and a *systematic* process for selecting them so that you get people who are most likely representative of the larger group you're interested in.