Category Archives: News and Politics

CoViD-19 Curation

For decades, globalisation has been narrowing the scope of national sovereignty. CoViD-19 threatens to become one of the most difficult tests faced by humanity in modern history. Perhaps there shall be not so many deaths as at the time of … Continue reading

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Keeping healthy whilst not going to far away from home

The past weekend it became too busy in many places where people came to look for cooler temperatures and for some water to swim in. With lockdown many people were restricted to their small flat or little house, feeling like … Continue reading

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The Hero of the greatest …. failures

To be honest, I never thought Donald Trump would ever reach the possibility to become president of the United Nation of America, the “greatest nation of the world”. Though, he promised the voters to make it “Great Again”! I wonder … Continue reading

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Tinderbox for domestic violence

In many countries where there was a lockdown sadly enough, we could notate an increase in domestic violence. Once more South-Africa may dare to crown the crown here. It looks like those men over there want to blame women for … Continue reading

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An A-Z for a world which has to change.

Originally posted on Eddie Playfair:
In the midst of a global coronavirus pandemic which threatens many lives, we need to remember that this is just one of several global crises we face which will change our world in profound ways.…

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The Climate Crisis and the Need for Utopian Thinking

Originally posted on Erstwhile: A History Blog:
Contributing editor Graeme Pente highlights the prescience of nineteenth-century utopian thinker J.A. Etzler and what that might offer us in the face of climate catastrophe. Flooding in New Orleans from Hurricane Katrina. Credit…

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A famous individual by the name of Jesus of Nazareth

Often when people hear about something that smells “social” or “communist” they turn their back, certainly in the United States of America. A lot of Christians in the United States of America do not seem to understand many lessons from … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Capitalism

Originally posted on The Reflection:
The capitalist economy has been running for centuries and was developed by Adam Smith. The foundations of the capitalist economy lies in the belief of the free market often described as an economic structure wherein…

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The Upbringing of Ideas and the Extrapolation of Capitalism

Originally posted on punkt.:
By UffzKyle Civilization is not driven by spontaneity. Concepts are created based on that which exists in the world, as well as that which has already been created previously. With every new concept springing from at least…

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Utopism has not ended

I do know some people like to say I am a dreamer of impossible dreams, sharing an impossible hope. I might be an utopist, or even hoping to belong to thinkers in line with idealistic social reformers, believing in a … Continue reading

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