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Technology and Human Nature

Technology and Human Nature

By Matthew Jones

*Contains spoilers for Advantageous (2015), Ex Machina (2015), and The Lobster (2016)

Since the earliest days of cinema, films have explored the role of technology in our lives. 3,670 more words

Film

There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started with such tremendous hopes and expectations

There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started with such tremendous hopes and expectations, and yet, which fails so regularly, as love.
— Erich Fromm, The Art of Loving…

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Sorrowful

starting over

When I set up the Pandora Project in March – six months ago now – it began as the scratching of an itch. For years I’ve felt the Pandora myth tugging at my sleeve, beckoning to me to look a little more closely and listen a little more carefully to its message. 560 more words

Journal Entry

Chris Hedges | The Illusion of Freedom

 The essential component of totalitarian propaganda is artifice. The ruling elites, like celebrities, use propaganda to create false personae and a false sense of intimacy with the public.   

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Civil Liberties

Steady rock

Self-love is such a misunderstood concept. I’m able to digest Ph.D level material in no time, but things to do with my own self? My mind goes blank. 835 more words

Self-discovery Blues

SER O TENER - ERICH FROMM

Durante toda su vida Erich Fromm practicó un método de recuperación basado en el análisis de la propia conciencia, un método que se refleja en las páginas de este bello libro, en el que nos propone un “arte de vivir” cuyos pilares son el amor, la razón y la actividad productiva. 121 more words

Art of Living, Having vs. Being, Free from the Chains of Our Culture: Erich Fromm

The Art of Living:

The Great Humanistic Philosopher Erich Fromm on Having vs. Being.

How to Set Ourselves Free from the Chains of Our Culture… 1,899 more words

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