Tags » Globalization

Name and fame

(Poetry)

Knowledge

Used to be free

Must be free

But, now

It is a commodity

Need to buy

From the shopping malls

We are globalised… 14 more words

Inequality

Chapter 1. TCK EXPERIENCES by Lidia Aviles

My first TCK experience:

We moved the first time to another country when I was four years old. I remember how kids in this new country used to make fun of my “broken accent” and “style”; so my mom decided to teach me how to write, read, add, and subtract at home, so I could basically skipped kindergarten (and then when I got to first grade, I knew more than my classmates…). 841 more words

Munich Shooting Linked to Norway’s Anders Breivik say Police*

Munich Shooting Linked to Norway’s Anders Breivik say Police*

The Munich shooter had no connection to Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) or refugees. He was born and raised on German soil, Bavarian police chief told reporters citing preliminary results of a search of the gunman’s family apartment. 641 more words

Humanities

Opinion: Millions of people yearning for a "Brexit" from destructive trade deals

U.S. President Barack Obama’s recent visit to Canada, against the backdrop of Brexit and the U.S. presidential campaign, had many opinion leaders trying to dismiss concerns about free trade. 612 more words

Columnists

Is Money the Root Of All Evil or Just the Evil Banksters Who Manipulate It?

by Catherine J. Frompovich, Guest, Waking Times

One of the main issues, which ought to be up front and center in the 2016 election cycle, is that of banks and banksters running and ruining countries and the global economy. 1,056 more words

Bizarre

Guénon: about the Materialistic Man, the subversion of the Traditional order and the destructive Western diffusion

“Wanting to bring everything to the measure of men, taken as an end in itself, we are ended up with the fall, step by step, until the level of what there is of most inferior, and with only seek the satisfaction of the needs inherent to the material side of human nature; research, tough, really illusory, as it creates more and more artificial needs, that can’t satisfy…on the other hand, more needs has a man, more lickely he is to lack something and then of being unhappy. 576 more words

Modern World