At the individual level, people have difficulties determining what is real and what is not. Thus they defer that judgement to some sort of authority. Or, even worse, they give up all efforts to understand and think critically. Welcome to the world of magical thinking.
As you give an account of your day to a friend or spouse, do you tell him that you brushed…
In the last fifty years, the catholic mass has been trivialized to an unbelievable extent. To the Vatican, with love: here are a few ideas to improve the catholic mass, coming from a non-religious guy.
Books, as any other material things, can create strong emotional attachment with their users. Letting go of them can pose some challenges.
Homo flirtatious? Yes. But come to think about it, we might as well refer to him as “Homo Ludens”.
Defining ourselves as Venezuelans, Argentinians or Mexicans is extremely short sighted, somewhat idiotic and definitely provincial. Spanish America has a lot in common and it is only the substantial commonalities what truly defines us as a nation.
“Man, what the fuck do the Greeks have to do with anything?” Rusty James to his Dad (from Coppola’s “Rumble Fish” movie based on S.E. Hinton’s book)
The great values of the West are in imminent peril and now the East rapidly gains relevance. A new world order is pushing to be born.
Life, as we know it, came almost to a full stop. Financial worries aside, this forced time at home is exactly what we need. Here is why.
As our numbers continue to grow, the frequency of flu pandemics also increase. Nature is only trying to say something. Will we listen this time?