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ordinary gateway

ordinary gateway.

This is another post that I tucked away some time ago. The image is intriguing. Bert took a picture of a mushroom from underneath which is not where we look at things from quite often. 134 more words

Low Hanging Fruit

“I bequeath myself to the dirt to grow from the grass I love.

If you want me again look for me under your boot-soles.”

~Walt Whitman 177 more words

Philosophy

Spiritual decline...

The spiritual decline of the earth has progressed so far that peoples are in danger of losing their last spiritual strength; the strength that makes it possible even to see the decline (which is meant in relation to the fate of Being) and to appraise it as such. 76 more words

Life

Between Freedom, Tyranny, and Totalitarianism: Hannah Arendt and Leo Strauss on Preserving the Moral Difference between East and West

Nathan Pinkoski is Canadian, and completing his D.Phil at the University of Oxford. He gave the following paper at the DCW London symposium in November 2014. 865 more words

Jean-Luc Nancy and Heidegger's Black Notebooks

In addition to the pieces linked a few days ago, this news from Philippe Theophanidis:

An audio recording of a lecture Jean-Luc Nancy’s gave back in October 2014 just surfaced on the web.

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Politics