Berto Jongman: Why Are Hundreds of Harvard Students Studying Ancient Chinese Philosophy?

Why Are Hundreds of Harvard Students Studying Ancient Chinese Philosophy? The professor who teaches Classical Chinese Ethical and Political Theory claims, “This course will change your life.” Puett teaches that the heart and the mind are inextricably linked, and that one does not exist without the other. Whenever we make decisions, from the prosaic to the …

Sepp Hasslberger: Nokola Tesla, Free Energy, and the Vedic Philosophy — Matter is Energy, Energy is Life

Only a deeply spiritual man like Nikola Tesla could have gone as far ahead in technological achievement as he did. The Influence Of Vedic Philosophy On Nikola Tesla’s Idea Of Free Energy Science works best when in harmony with nature. If we put these two together, we can discover great technologies that can only come …

Review: Truth – Philosophy in Transit

John D. Caputo 7 Stars Life Transformative Fundamental, Joyous, Optimistic, Calming Integrates Faith with Reason, God with Science – Cosmic Root I read across 98 categories and the older I get, the more I think college should be spaced out over 20 years and degrees given expiration dates. This is an extraordinarily profound and moving …

CounterPunch: Greek Economic Philosophy Today

The Not So Erratic Philosophy of Yanis Varoufakis EXTRACT Greece’s new finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, has been mandated by the leftist Syriza government to negotiate new conditions with the “troika” (the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the International Monetary Fund) for the continuation of Greece’s desperately needed bailout. He has just written a …

Jean Lievens: R. C. Smith Alternative Philosophy of Social Change – On the Basic Income Law, Economic Democracy, Participatory Economics, and the Importance of the Commons in the 21st Century

On the Basic Income Law, Economic Democracy, Participatory Economics, and the Importance of the Commons in the 21st Century R. D. Smith Introduction Over the past few weeks I’ve had the privilege of engaging with a number of people both in formal discussions and on Heathwood’s comment boards regarding a range of issues. These issues …

Yoda: New Pope — Argentine, Trained in Philosophy & Psychology

May the force be with him. The new Pope is the oldest of the seven cardinals identified by Phi Beta Iota as being of interest in relation to the educational table prepared by Anthony Judge.  Argentine, trained in philosophy and psychology as well as theology, he is, as with the others selected by Phi Beta …