Six Quotes From Rinzler’s “The Buddha Walks Into A Bar” We Need To Start 2021

Six Quotes From Rinzler’s “The Buddha Walks Into A Bar” We Need To Start 2021

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When Buddha walks into a bar and sits next to you, you don’t just get booze. You get a life lesson.     When I first picked up, “The Buddha Walks Into a Bar: A Guide to Life for a New Generation” by Lodro Rinzler, I wasn’t really sure what to expect. I had always been fascinated by different belief systems and appreciated their differences and similarities. Diversity is beautiful, no matter what form it comes in, giving those who listen a chance to learn and grow. After utilizing my one free purchase on Audible last month for this book, …

Peacock’s ‘Brave New World’: A Review

Peacock’s ‘Brave New World’: A Review

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A television adaptation of Aldous Huxley’s 1932 novel Brave New World is currently on NBC’s new streaming service Peacock, and it is a fresh take on a tired genre. Often compared to George Orwell’s 1984, Huxley’s Brave New World is also considered to be a work of political prophecy, and is, in my opinion, at least, far more worrisome, mainly because of a single widely known phrase: “opium of the people”. Originally said by Karl Marx, the “opium of the people” he was referring to was organized religion, criticizing it for how it reduced the immediate suffering of the oppressed with a pleasant illusion, keeping them …

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS MAKES OVER 700 TEXTBOOKS FREE!

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS MAKES OVER 700 TEXTBOOKS FREE!

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Cambridge University Press has made textbooks free to access in HTML format until the end of May on Cambridge Core. 700 and counting published books are available on Cambridge Core to assist students and readers in their academic courses and pursuits. The following subjects are provided: economics, law, politics, science, and much more! Please do not wait to take advantage of this!   Cambridge University Press made this public via Twitter with a tweet that reads, “We are committed to supporting our global community of teachers, researchers and learners during the coronavirus pandemic. From …