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Zen as Religion

I gave this Dharma talk at the Greater Boston Zen Center on Tuesday, October 13, 2015.

Blue Cliff Record Case 77: Yunmen’s Sesame Rice Cake… 1,130 more words

Dharma Talks

Happy MLK Day

Thank you, Dr. Martin Luther King. Words to remember. Let’s use technology, social media, to keep this message alive:

Ray Myers

Technology

Laicité

last monday afternoon (11th january), 4.30-5.00pm, on bbc radio 4
france (in the beyond belief series) (presented by ernie rea)

“Ernie Rea discusses religion in secular France with • Kay Chadwick, Reader in French Historical Studies at Liverpool University; • Mona Siddiqui, professor of Islamic and Inter-religious Studies at the University of Edinburgh; and • Natasha Lehrer, writer and literary editor of the Jewish Quarterly.”

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Trampling over everything


There has been plenty of discussion here already on COP21. Before we collectively start to naturally tail off our commentary on the annual climate jamboree however I wanted to mark something I consider to be one of the most symbolic and underreported COP21 related events. 578 more words

Childlessness

this afternoon (monday 14th), 4.30-5.00pm, on bbc radio 4
childlessness (presented by ernie rae) (in the beyond belief series) 96 more words

Beyond Belief - Jaw-Dropping ‘Golden Age of Madison Avenue’ Advertisements

Offensive, misleading, racist, sexist and dishonest, countless adverts created in the so-called ‘Golden Age of Madison Avenue’ are inconceivable to modern eyes. With no industry body to regulate them the much-revered ‘Ad Men’ were free to go to any lengths to sell their clients’ products – and did so. 318 more words

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Beyond Belief - Advertisement ‘Golden Age of Madison Avenue’

Offensive, misleading, racist, sexist and dishonest, countless adverts created in the so-called ‘Golden Age of Madison Avenue’ are inconceivable to modern eyes. With no industry body to regulate them the much-revered ‘Ad Men’ were free to go to any lengths to sell their clients’ products – and did so.

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