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Who were the precursors of the New Left? The WASP establishment or Communists?

Until I read Philip Wylie’s best seller A Generation of Vipers (1942), I had assumed that the sprinkling of red-diaper babies who rose to prominence in the social movements of the 1960s, were the bearers of the intellectual ideas that gave rise to the women’s movement, the antiwar movement, the back to Nature movement, and to multiculturalism, with its emphasis on “race” over “class.” 774 more words

Henry A. Murray

The Psychology of Strength: Archetypes Of Power.

   Carl Jung was a Swiss psychotherapist and a founder of the field of analytical psychology. He argued that any single individuals behavior and subconscious thought patterns can be better understood by categorizing them into four main metaphorical descriptions or as he called them, Archetypes. 1,833 more words

Philosophy

Busyness is the Devil

The writer John Ortberg says that he once called a wise friend to ask for some spiritual direction. He described the frenetic pace of his life; the demands of work and family responsibilities: that endless round of driving kids to activites, attending meetings and so on. 101 more words

Peace With One's Self

Synchronicity + gluten free pumpkin scones

I’m going to embrace my inner barefoot hippie and talk a bit about synchronicity. Have you experienced it in your life? It’s a cool idea I was introduced to through my holistic nutrition studies, and one that I’ve been thinking a bit about recently. 671 more words

Snacks

Article on M C Raj (Originally published in German)

Extract „Generalanzeiger“
31st May / 1st June 2014

By Isabella Bauer
Compensation for past injustice, protective measures in the present, self-assertion, forgiveness in societies, political healing processes – these are subjects Manickam Casmir (MC) Raj is interested in. 1,688 more words

India

Light of Life

Just before his death Mark Twain wrote: “A myriad of men are born; they labor and sweat and struggle; they squabble and fight; they scramble for little mean advantages over each other; age creeps upon them; infirmities follow; those they love are taken from them, and the joy of life is turned to aching grief. 93 more words

Anxiety