One problem with modern democracy, other than the traumatic election cycle which precludes coherent long term foreign policy, is the rise of a crazy brand of moral relativism over the last couple of decades. 469 more words
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Plato’s teaching about music is, put simply, that rhythm and melody, accompanied by dance, are the barbarous expression of the soul. Barbarous, not animal. Music is the medium of the human soul in its most ecstatic condition of wonder and terror.