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A brief history of modernity

Mar 18, 2012

A brief history of modernity

The Greeks asked themselves that if everything had a cause, how could the universe, and indeed god, have come to being from nowhere? #Greece #Socrates #Plato #Aristotle

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Dear Kejriwal, here's why 'direct democracy' doesn't work

Oct 07, 2012

Dear Kejriwal, here's why 'direct democracy' doesn't work

Arvind Kejriwal is pitching for 'direct democracy'. But democratic opinion is not always infallible. And it is susceptible to demogoguery. A civilization lesson on the perils of heeding the 'pasion of the mobs'. #TheLongView #Arvind Kejriwal #Democracy #Direct democracy #Plato #Aristotle
Hindus, Muslims and the Enlightenment

Mar 25, 2012

Hindus, Muslims and the Enlightenment

Muslim and Christian Arabs helped retrieve knowledge lost with the demise of the Greek knowledge. They has translated all of Aristotle and all of Plato in Arabic. #Greece #ConnectTheDots #Plato #Aristotle #Saeed Akhtar Mirza

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Hindus, Muslims and the Enlightenment

Jun 13, 2014

Mary Beard's Greece: a walk on the wise side

Classicist Mary Beard follows in the (probable) footsteps of Aristotle on a new walking trail close to the philosopher's home town in northern Greece Aristotle, the ancient Greek philosopher, scientist, political theorist and critic, and universal gu... #Greece #Europe
Hindus, Muslims and the Enlightenment

Jun 20, 2014

Chip Kelly is more than an X's and O's coach

Chip Kelly is turning into the Aristotle of the NFL... #National Football League #Chip Kelly
Hindus, Muslims and the Enlightenment

Jun 23, 2014

Wimbledon Watch: Shaq, The Big Tennis Fan

LONDON — Here's a new nickname for Shaquille O'Neal: The Big Tennis Fan. The former NBA star — who famously dubbed himself Shaq-Fu, Diesel, Superman and The Big Aristotle, among other monikers — showed up at Wimbledon on Monday. The 7-foot-1 (2.16-me... #National Basketball Association #Andy Murray #Shaquille O'Neal
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