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Annotated Bookshelf: Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business

Postman, Neil. Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business. NY: Penguin Books, 1985.

Postman takes as his starting point the difference between the dystopia of Orwell’s Big Brother and Huxley’s soma, stating that by the year 1984 itself, the latter was the far more prominent paradigm. 358 more words

Bookshelf

ON FREEDOM AND FREE WILL

This review of Julian Baggini’s Freedom Regained and John Gray’s The Soul of the Marionette is published in the summer 2015 edition of New Humanist… 3,011 more words

Culture & Books

YouTube Presentation - How the Spirit World Guides the Destiny of the Earth

There is now posted on YouTube the presentation on How the Spirit World Guides the Destiny of the Earth.

Beginning in the remotest ages with primitive tribes there has been a recurring theme of our destiny being guided by supreme powers. 99 more words

Spiritism

“Life is like a game of cards.
The hand you are dealt is determinism;
the way you play it is free will.”
Jawaharlal Nehru

Life Quotes

Rappoport Interviews a Dead Albert Einstein

I found the following article/mock-interview to be both fascinating and spot on:

Rappoport interviews a dead Albert Einstein

The invention of robot humans

Free will vs.

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