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Platonic Dialogue - For the modern day soul.

Here resides the beginning & end of platonic dialogue. This is philosophy for the everyday person. The trial and death of Socrates is one of the most cherished stories within the western world. 134 kata lagi


Wikipedia Poem, No. 263

in this venomous season of anywhere
one comments on becoming underscored
and the commentary thus weathers the arena
setting sea immortable face in the stones… 95 kata lagi


Polybius on the Genera of Political Order

In a passage from the sixth book of his Histories remarkable for its synthetic comprehension and concision, Polybius (floruit circa 200 BC – 118 BC) sets forth the six genera of political order, and shows how each develops from the devolution of the last: 2.522 kata lagi


A Bipolar Sin

Hay Sin, where are you going tonight,


Yes, you are moving slowly, is there any problem.

Not at all, I am tired.

Tired of what ? 846 kata lagi

Contemplating Plato in the Pool

Plato is one of the world’s best known and most widely read and studied philosophers. He was the student of Socrates and the teacher of Aristotle, and he wrote in the middle of the fourth century B.C.E. 462 kata lagi

The art of the heel

This week it’s the Democrats’ turn to make empty promises while they officially nominate a candidate almost as unpopular as Donald Trump. Hillary Clinton is a war hawk in the style of her friend Henry Kissinger; a shapeshifting phony on issues ranging from… 318 kata lagi

Plato's Euthyphro and the Introduction to Philosophy / Curriculum

Up on the Menu above, I have just printed some comments on philosophy and on Plato’s Euthyphro. I hope to improve the draft, and write more on the… 179 kata lagi