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Informative: Ancient Greece and Pre-Socratic Philosophers

What are some of the contributions that Ancient Greece and Pre-Socratic philosophers provided for the development of Western Civilization?

Well, Pre-Socratic Philosophers imparted many of the fundamentals for the questions and answers that are spoken of in the science, politics, arts, sports, and studies of the present. 604 more words

Society

Science and History: The #Amazing #Connections #Between the #Inca and #Egyptian #Cultures


“The ancient Egyptians (in Africa) and the ancient pre-Incas/Incas (in South America) evolved on opposite sides of the globe and were never in contact. Yet, both cultures mysteriously possessed the same strikingly identical body of ancient art, architecture, symbolism, mythology and religion. 53 more words

Documentary & Videos

"Ils sont fous ces Romains", (They are crazy, those Romans!)

The Roman Empire was probably one of the most powerful and civilized empire of its time. These are the people who discovered that humans could actually clean themselves by taking a bath (I shudder to think of our hygienic state before this discovery!) , came up with the sewerage system, floor heating, fine art, tasteful dinnerware as well as an organized form of governance. 649 more words

Ancient Greece’s Contribution

Important Note: The things here written do not necessarily reflect the opinions, teachings, philosophies, and/ or views of the Ron Paul Curriculum and its faculty. … 937 more words

God

How do we react to barbarity?

An eye for an eye soon makes the whole world blind, it is said. The immediate reaction to the murder of James Foley, its manner as well as its filming, is one of revulsion. 493 more words

Christianity

The Emergence of the Global Empire

We now live in a world that has become much, much smaller than in times before present day.  Technology has dramatically changed, and the social engineering bee’s have been at work using their sophist influences on the political systems around the world.  998 more words

On A Personal Note

White Privilege

…(or white skin privilege) is a term for societal privileges, existing in predominantly white societies, that benefit white people beyond what is commonly experienced by non-white people in the same social, political, or… 206 more words

Sociology