One argument that has been presented for the new contracts for teachers in Catholic schools in Hawaii is that people are not sufficiently aware of the Church's teaching on issues like homosexuality. This report on what happened at Charlotte Catholic High School once again reminds us that urging people to remain in the closet to conform to where the institutional church is on the subject of homosexuality is not unlike the church's silencing of Galileo while it took a few hundred years to catch up with science.
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Remote Control System (RCS) is a suite from the Italian company Hacking Team that provides all the functionalities that governmental interception needs. RCS, like softwares as FinFisher, is likely to provide a scalable, os-wide, spyware infrastructure. 639 more words
The Lifeworld, has been regarded by many commentators as both pivotal to Husserl’s phenomenology and a profound philosophical discovery in its own right. Others might argue that it constitutes instead an adaptation of Heidegger’s being-in-the-world? In this section I focus on its elaboration in… 3,819 more words
Hymns. White togas. Tears. Happiness. Memories. Graduation.
All good things must come to an end. Yep, it has finally ended. Four of being battered and smothered in thick sheets of research papers; four years of being drenched in sweat (and, I hope not, blood); four years of unforgettable memories. 916 more words