Make Earth Day a priority every day |
The Union-RecorderMake Earth Day a priority every day | Editorials | unionrecorder.comThe Union-RecorderIn the hectic rhythm of our daily lives, it can be easy to take for granted the things that are always around us: our family, friends, homes, cars, food, even the Earth ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 7:45 am
This campaign double talk is a cynic's dream
The Times (subscription)This campaign double talk is a cynic's dreamThe Times (subscription)It is becoming one of those irregular verbs, isn't it? I have won a decisive mandate, You have suffered a major setback, while He has been crushingly rejected by the British people. First past the post has a lot to answer for — but the operation of ...
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 4:04 pm
Fatah announces 'day of rage,' urging
Middle East MonitorFatah announces 'day of rage,' urging Palestinians to clash with Israeli forcesMiddle East MonitorBertrand Russell, British philosopher, mathematician, historian, social reformer, and pacifist. (This statement was dated 31st January, 1970, and he died on 2nd February 1970). . . . . . .No people anywhere in the world would accept being expelled en ...Why We Are on Hunger Strike in Israel's PrisonsNew York TimesWhat the NY Times didn't say about BarghoutiThe Times of IsraelIsrael: No talks with Palestinian inmates on hunger strikeABC NewsAddameer -New York Timesall 494 news articles »
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 8:35 am
6 Tips To Bring Back Open Thinking - Forbes
Forbes6 Tips To Bring Back Open ThinkingForbesDo you ever stop to consider what it means to think openly? Wasn't that your basic education at school and what your parents told you to do? Whatever happened to that? The question is important because today, more than ever, we are urged to be creative ...
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 2:41 am
The Hard Work of Being Chill: A Conversation
Paste MagazineThe Hard Work of Being Chill: A Conversation with the Lucas Bros ...Paste MagazineIn examining both sides to an argument, twin comedians the Lucas Bros. harken back to their days in law school.and more »
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 7:48 am
A Harvard professor had the perfect response
Here’s his answer: My son forced me to systematically examine what matters in life — what really matters — and in the end, I came to appreciate a quote from his namesake, Bertrand Russell, more than I could have ever imagined: “The good life is one ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:41 am
Premature Eradication: How the Media Kills
Philosopher Bertrand Russell contended with more sinister behavior. In 1920, after surviving a nasty bout of pneumonia while in China, Japanese correspondents pestered Russell’s future wife, Dora Black, with requests to interview the convalescing ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 11:36 pm
How can I minimize my chances of having a
My son forced me to systematically examine what matters in life — what really matters — and in the end, I came to appreciate a quote from his namesake, Bertrand Russell, more than I could have ever imagined: “The good life is one inspired by love and ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
6 Signs You Worry Too Much About What Others
If we all thought alike the human race would have died out long ago. As Bertrand Russell wrote, "Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric." We thrive when we get along with others, and think and act ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 8:26 am
Phish Comes to Watkins Glen
But unfortunately, they usually do. As Bertrand Russell writes in The Problems of Philosophy, “In daily life, we assume as certain many things which, on a closer scrutiny, are found to be so full of apparent contradictions that only a great amount of ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 8:45 pm