Month: July 2014

Vivir Feliz: Cómo Desbravar el Camino del Corazón

Según Nietzsche, la espiritualidad se desarrolla en tres etapas: camello, león y niño. Dice Nietzsche en Also Sprach Zarathustra: Tres transformaciones del espíritu os menciono: cómo el espíritu se convierte en camello, y el camello en león, y el león, por fin, en niño. (“Drei Verwandlungen nenne ich euch des Geistes: wie der Geist zum

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Zurück zum Paradies: Eine Gegenkultur / Gegen-Gehirn Revolution

Ich bin in den Sechzigerjahren von Italien nach den USA gezogen. Obwohl ich in Brasilien geboren bin, studierte ich in Italien in den Sechzigerjahren und ich bin davon nach den USA ausgewandert. In den USA bin ich nach San Francisco, Kalifornien, geflogen, weil ich als BA-Student an der University of San Francisco aufgenommen worden war.

Victory or Defeat: Each Brings Its Own Challenges

A World Cup produces victories and defeats. Out of 32 teams, 31 will eventually go home defeated at some level. The last victory and the last defeat will happen today—July 13, 2014—when Argentina and Germany play for the title of World Champion. One might think that the victorious team will be showered with total bliss,

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Why Argentina Defaults? A Consideration from the Back-to-the-Body Perspective

I have been saying that the Back-to-the-Body perspective helps in solving social problems. Well, one such problem is Argentina’s difficulty in meeting her sovereign-debt obligations (“Argentine Talks Lift Small ‘Holdouts’” (The Wall Street Journal, 7 July 2014, p. C1). In this post I make certain considerations about the body and then apply the Back-to-the-Body perspective

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Courts Are the Heart of the Nation

I applaud the decision by the Supreme Court of the United States of America in the case Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, issued on June 30, 2014. Through this case, it was upheld that the people who found a company have the right to run their business “in accordance with their religious beliefs and moral

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