The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently. -Friedrich Nietzsche
Out of whose womb came the ice and the hoary frost of heaven? The waters are hidden as with a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen. Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge? Gird up now thy loins like a man; for I will demand of thee, and answer […]
From SOPA and PIPA to ACTA to CISPA to the TPP and now back to CISPA, internet activists have been caught up in a deliberately bewildering game of whack-a-mole with freedom-crushing legislation. Source: Corbettreport.com
I’m interested in the way in which the past affects the present and I think that if we understand a good deal more about history, we automatically understand a great more about contemporary life. -Toni Morrison Any true academic or informed citizen will concur that a sound historical perspective is invaluable to […]
Oppenheimer on creation of atomic bomb and subsequent deployment.
“To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.” -William Blake Happy Friday indeed, and this post is all ’bout ‘The Matrix’ If any concept is of necessity in understanding the current states of society […]