Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Type: Person
Name: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

American Anarchy for a Cuban Democracy

Imagine living in the world’s most literate nation—a nation where health care is free and universal, and of the highest quality by world standards.Imagine that, in this nation, education (also free and universal) is not only considered a human right, ... [Published Dissident Voice - Aug 29 2014]
Entities: Cuba, Democracy, Anarchy
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

The fruits of frugality

By James Z. CarpioJESUS constantly reminds us to pray for supplication: ask and you shall receive. Even being an idea in God’s mind we are fully equipped, complete and ready to take on our mission once we see the first light. Furthermore, we are given ... [Published Bicol Mail - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Pastry Buzz

Click image to view more.Meryle Evans -September 2014New York City —Gotham’s sweets aficionados are talking about a conversation, or rather, La Tarte Conversation. It’s a lovely little gâteau created by Ladurée’s Paris-based executive chef Vincent ... [Published Food Arts - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Race to save Paris Pantheon (AAP)

, 8:45 amParis's world-famous skyline has a new shape. Rising up in the midst of the Eiffel Tower, Montmartre and Montparnasse is a white monster where the giant dome of the Pantheon is usually seen.About 20 years since the spectacular wrapping of Berlin's ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Petrol bombs, Californication and America

Last two weeks have seen the smoke and dust arise from the smashed barricades of the unfortunates, as that modest town east of the great cosmopolitan metropolis of Johannesburg, burns – the nation does not take notice. But in this seemingly unimportant ... [Published News24 - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 2 reports

Noted for Your Midnight Procrastination for August 10, 2014

Over at Equitable Growth--The EquitablogAfternoon Must-Read: Jerry Coyne: Criticizing Nicholas Wade’s Book on Race|Washington Center for Equitable GrowthMorning Must-Read: Mike Konczal: The Pragmatic Libertarian Case for a Basic Income Doesn't Add Up ... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Philosophy Bites Back: On Doubt

Philosophy Bites Back by David Edmonds provides an insightful interview on Montaigne, which  capitalideasonline  posted today. First a little on the book and then an excerpt from Capital Ideas Online…Philosophy Bites Back – DescriptionPhilosophy Bites ... [Published Value Walk - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Selena Gomez immortalized in wax by Madame Tussauds

NEW YORK, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- A new Selena Gomez wax figure was unveiled Thursday at Madame Tussauds in New York.The 22-year-old actress and singer is already the subject of three other figures by the wax museum. The new model depicts Gomez standing with ... [Published UPI - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Political Punditry 08-14

Well before 9/11 and the current and ongoing debate between the roles of freedom and security in our society, 350 years ago philosopher Thomas Hobbes wrestled with these same issues. Hobbes’s classic 1651 work, Leviathan , discussed the “social contract”—the ... [Published Nob Hill Gazette - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

To be a pilgrim

Dean Frances Ward of Bury St Edmunds Cathedral talks about the forthcoming visit of the Archbishop as part of the Centenary celebrations.Monday, July 28, 20143:54 PMAs the diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich celebrates its centenary, Tessa Allingham ... [Published Suffolk Life - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

How to cultivate self-worth without the vanity of self-love

People often seem to talk of self-respect, self-esteem, pride and vanity as if they are interchangeable, never mind the nuances of amour-propre , conceit, self-absorption and narcissism. We might talk about the ‘me’ generation, the addiction to selfies, ... [Published Aeon Magazine - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Liberalism and the French Revolution

David Boaz Twenty-five years ago today I stood on the Champs-Elysees and watched a parade celebrating the bicentennial of the French Revolution, capped off with Jessye Norman singing “La Marseillaise.” Of course, the French Revolution is controversial, ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jul 14 2014]

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American Anarchy for a Cuban Democracy [Published Dissident Voice - Aug 29 2014]
The fruits of frugality [Published Bicol Mail - Aug 28 2014]
‘Let them eat cake’ [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 27 2014]
Pastry Buzz [Published Food Arts - Aug 25 2014]
Philosophy Bites Back: The Socratic Method [Published Value Walk - Aug 24 2014]
Apostate thought from the West to the Jews [Published Examiner.com - Aug 24 2014]
The beau is mine! Why Gallic men are enjoying a... [Published London Evening Standard - Aug 21 2014]
Race to save Paris Pantheon (AAP) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 19 2014]
Petrol bombs, Californication and America [Published News24 - Aug 18 2014]
Ferguson, the social contract, and the consent ... [Published RedState Blog - Aug 17 2014]
Overwhelming Down The Ages [Published Outlook India - Aug 16 2014]
What’s Behind Europe’s New Toleration of Anti-S... [Published National Review - Aug 15 2014]
John Rawls: Theorist of Modern Liberalism [Published Heritage Foundation - Aug 13 2014]
Nigerians and followership deficit [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Aug 13 2014]
Illiberal Fantasies: Hungary’s Viktor Orban Emb... [Published Frontpagemag.com - Aug 12 2014]
Noted for Your Midnight Procrastination for Aug... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 10 2014]
Noted for Your Midnight Procrastination for Aug... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Aug 10 2014]
Philosophy Bites Back: On Doubt [Published Value Walk - Aug 09 2014]
Selena Gomez immortalized in wax by Madame Tuss... [Published UPI - Aug 07 2014]
Political Punditry 08-14 [Published Nob Hill Gazette - Aug 06 2014]
THE INSIDER: Nzimande points varsity students t... [Published BDlive - Jul 31 2014]
To be a pilgrim [Published Suffolk Life - Jul 28 2014]
We’ll forever miss you Mernat . . . [Published Newsday - Jul 28 2014]
How to cultivate self-worth without the vanity ... [Published Aeon Magazine - Jul 28 2014]
Flying Out of Our Cages [Published Washington Report on Middle East Affairs - Jul 25 2014]
Could republican ideas provide the framework fo... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jul 23 2014]
Liberalism and the French Revolution [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jul 14 2014]
Malthus wrong again says OECD [Published OECD - Jul 11 2014]
History for June 28 [Published MuskegonPundit - Jun 28 2014]
Burden of history on us all [Published South Africa Star - Jun 27 2014]
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Ferguson, the social contract, and the consent ... [Published RedState Blog - Aug 17 2014]
Via Wikipedia In  moral  and  political philosophy , the  social contract  or  political contract  is a theory or model, originating during the  Age of Enlightenment , that typically addresses the questions of the origin of society and the legitimacy ...
Noted for Your Midnight Procrastination for Aug... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 10 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth--The EquitablogAfternoon Must-Read: Jerry Coyne: Criticizing Nicholas Wade’s Book on Race|Washington Center for Equitable GrowthMorning Must-Read: Mike Konczal: The Pragmatic Libertarian Case for a Basic Income Doesn't Add Up ...
Noted for Your Midnight Procrastination for Aug... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Aug 10 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth -- The Equitablog Afternoon Must-Read: Jerry Coyne: Criticizing Nicholas Wade’s Book on Race |Washington Center for Equitable Growth Morning Must-Read: Mike Konczal: The Pragmatic Libertarian Case for a Basic Income Doesn't ...
Liberalism and the French Revolution [Published Cato @ Liberty - Jul 14 2014]
David Boaz Twenty-five years ago today I stood on the Champs-Elysees and watched a parade celebrating the bicentennial of the French Revolution, capped off with Jessye Norman singing “La Marseillaise.” Of course, the French Revolution is controversial, ...
History for June 28 [Published MuskegonPundit - Jun 28 2014]
History for June 28 - On-This-Day.com Ramadan Birth anniversary of Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778): “Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.” Happy Birthday! Kathy Bates, Mel Brooks, John Elway 1778 - Mary "Molly Pitcher" ...
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