Daily Archives: November 30, 2013

Book Review: The Passion Of The Western Mind

The Passion Of The Western Mind: Understanding The Ideas That Have Shaped Our World View, by Richard Tarnas My main motivation for reading this book, despite the mixed to adverse review of the person who loaned it to me, was … Continue reading

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Die Gute Dieb

Despite the fact that societies have always tried to portray a great deal of respect for property, even in those realms where there were technically no property rights except for those in control of the state (like Communist states), there … Continue reading

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Dignitas In Extremis

Not too long ago, I was told that I would really like the film “Twelve Years A Slave” by a friend of mine who is also the head coach of the volleyball team I help out with. Within the last … Continue reading

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