Civilization living around a Black Hole?

Hello mortals. Humanity, as a civilization has gotten pretty far, and at the same time it was at the brink of extinction several times. Some studies even suggest that in the year 70000 BCE, the human population dipped to less than 1000 humans because of this scumbag. Also this dude, who stopped an almost full-out […]

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“Do I Need a Spiritual Teacher?”

Om Shanti. Walk with Mooji Baba ‘Do I Need a Spiritual Teacher?’ 06/08/2017 There are many people, of course, there are many forms of expression, many spiritual disciplines, religions, and so on. And I come across varied practices, of course. And most people, I would say 95 percent, say they are actually practising for enlightenment […]

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OSHO: The Spiritual Dimension of Cancer

OSHO: The Spiritual Dimension of Cancer

Presents The Spiritual Dimension of Cancer For the last week I have known that I have cancer. From that time, except for a few moments of panic and fear, I have felt a deep calmness and relaxation coming into my being. Have I already given up my life, or is this the quietness of acceptance? […]

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What Is the Point of Spirituality?

What Is the Point of Spirituality?

The word spirituality has a capacity to divide people like few others. For some, it’s an innately beautiful touchstone, the designator of a special kind of experience that is so valuable, it is best left reverentially unexplored and pure, lest one disturb its ethereal mysteries with the cold hand of reason. For others, it’s nonsensical […]

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Noam Chomsky – The Soviet Union vs. Socialism

Noam Chomsky – The Soviet Union vs. Socialism

We should recognize, what I think is true, I’ve written about it plenty myself, that the so called Bolshevik “revolution”, really a coup, was really a counter revolution which placed state power in the hands of a highly authoritarian, anti-socialist group, which within a couple of months had destroyed the factory councils, had destroyed the […]

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HISTORY OF IDEAS – Romanticism

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Romanticism

Romanticism is one of the most important historical events of all time. Unlike a lot of what gets called history, romanticism isn’t a war or a piece of technology or a political event. It refers to the birth of a new set of ideas. It is about a mindset and a way of feeling. Romanticism […]

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Jean Baudrillard. Cultural Identity and Politics. 2002 4/8

Jean Baudrillard. Cultural Identity and Politics. 2002 4/8

Baudrillard: Now why do you try to save culture? Culture is, as in modern organisation, not as in anthropological reality. As an anthropological reality, it generates itself and it perishes by itself. As animal species; it is a singularity. It has its birth and its death. And so it is, you don’t need to, to […]

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Russian Literature: “A Hero of Our Time” by Mikhail Lermontov

Russian Literature: “A Hero of Our Time” by Mikhail Lermontov

So, the novel “Hero of our Тime” by Mikhail Yurievich Lermontov. It was written in the middle of the 19th century and plays a very important role in the history of Russian literature, because this is the first psychological novel written by a Russian author. First, let’s talk about the author. Mikhail Yurjevich Lermontov was […]

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Can Universal Basic Income End Our Cultural Obsession With Work? | Philosopher Andrew Taggart

Can Universal Basic Income End Our Cultural Obsession With Work? | Philosopher Andrew Taggart

‘Total work’ was a term coined by Josef Pieper, a lesser known German philosopher from the 20th century, and he was concerned that after World War II there would be a time of total work. By that I take him to mean that work comes to be the center around which the world turns. Human […]

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