A quick look into the past as well as present that shows that the urge to share news of our lives is neither new nor narcissistic
Sadness or feeling sad is not a hindrance to experiencing positive emotions. Painful times confer other benefits that make us happier over the long term.
When we criminalise drugs & drug users, we ensure that the context of drug use habitually turns the brain toward shame, illegality, secrecy and depravity.
Uterus transplants do not protect vulnerable women from using their bodies as a financial resource. Know why it is a bad idea for women.
Lucid Dreaming: It’s a ritualized version of one of the most mysterious faculties of the human mind to know that we’re dreaming even while asleep.
What can replace utopia? The answer is protopia – incremental progress in steps toward improvement, not perfection. Know in details, what is protopia?
Every major work on material inequality in the 21st century owes a debt to Amartya Sen
Silicon Valley tech companies draw on innovative technical theory but have yet to really incorporate advances in social theory.
The Epic of Gilgamesh asserts the endurance of civilised values in the face of barbarity. It is an ancient monument but its substance is words and ideas
Historically, two related sources advanced the idea that science would displace religion but it is not going away anytime soon & science will not destroy it