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Tokyo Neighborhoods:  Shirokanedai

Located just one stop from Meguro Station on the Namboku and Mita Subway Lines, Shirokanedai is an upscale, mostly residential neighborhood. Although it does contain wonderful sightseeing spots, it is unknown to tourists and is a great place to explore in relative peace. 774 more words

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Bê Ignacio

Bê Ignacio, alias Betina, singer and songwriter, daughter of a German mother and Brazilian father, grew up in São Paulo, studied there in a Waldorf school, but spent a big part of her childhood in the Comunidade Monte Azul in the south zone of São Paulo, where her parents Renate and Paulo, together with Ute Craemer, founded an NGO – the Associação Comunitária Monte Azul. 189 more words

Allgemein

Power & Aristotelian Ethics in Tarantino's Pulp Fiction

“The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the iniquities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men…”

So begins the famous line written by Quentin Tarantino and quoted by Samuel L. 906 more words

Ethics

Dorian Gray & The Fallacy of Hedonism

Oscar Wilde’s famous novel The Picture of Dorian Gray remains a literary classic that’s been adapted into numerous texts and films. Originally published by Wilde in 1890 during the English Victorian era,  742 more words

Ethics

Graduation Matters

Here’s one: Graduation matters

I didn’t attend my undergraduate graduation exercises, and I regret it. I’ve heard other new graduates express that graduating wasn’t really an accomplishment–getting in was the hard part, and the rest was expected. 550 more words

Catholic Explanations

Noizy Neighbourz - Interview

Noizy Neighbourz are an electronic dance duo musical act set for big things this 2017. With a fresh city vibe and all things perfect for summer nights out, the Manchester act talk with me about music influences, personal inspirations and how the power of the internet has helped their sound reach interested listeners globally. 783 more words

Von Von Lamunu

Holding a Mirror to Ourselves: Genevieve Gaignard in The Powder Room

“We have to confront ourselves. Do we like what we see in the mirror? And, according to our light, according to our understanding, according to our courage, we will have to say yea or nay – and rise!” ~Dr. 881 more words

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