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The Captive Mind – by Czeslaw Milosz: A Book Review

“All over the world people are now sleeping in their beds, or perhaps they are engaged in some idiotic pastime; and one might easily believe that each in his own way is doing his best to deserve destruction. But that … Continue reading

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It’s the Philosophers, Stupid

Have you ever heard people say, “You can’t be sure of that. I mean, we really can’t know anything for certain, there’s so many variables and everybody sees things through their own lens. Their own experiences help them decide what … Continue reading

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Who Will Set the Record Straight?

We stopped first in Peniche, an old Portuguese port village that huddles up against a fort – from the days when Portugal looked farther abroad than most other countries and knew where from whence the danger would come. On vacation … Continue reading

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