I?ve Never Seen ?The Americans? and I?ve Been Too Ashamed to Admit It
“There is a philosophical bent to the enlightenment in the 18th and 19th century, and that's what I focussed on: the rise of humanism,” says Miller. “It provided me with the sensibility that all is in transformation and everything can change. It was ...
29 January 2015 | 4:15 am
Indie Music Trade Body IMPALA Releases a 10-Point Plan to Curb 'Abuses'
There's also a call for the EU to revisit the "rules of engagement" for how companies engage online, "from respecting people's data, property and privacy, to fair search, to ensuring 'digital humanism.'" In a press release, IMPALA uses this issue to ...
28 January 2015 | 9:07 pm
27 January 2015 | 9:30 pm
Humanism essential to good religion
London Free Press
In our time of political correctness, we are hesitant to state that some religions are better than others. Yet if we are honest with ourselves, many of us agree that we favour some religions over others for exactly this reason. While humanism is not a ...
23 January 2015 | 10:44 pm
Faith Healer, Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh, review: 'cruelty, despondency and ...
The play has been compared to Beckett's Endgame, on account of its combination of cruelty, despondency and humanism. However, there is, both in Friel's writing and in John Dove's staging, a concern with temporal and geographical verisimilitude which is ...
21 January 2015 | 3:01 pm
THE COEXISTENCE SUBSTANTIATES RELIGIOUS HUMANISM; By ...
Pakistan Christian Post
Religious humanism, the centre of Stephen Gill's novel The Coexistence, is largely a modern concept that presents solutions to contemporary problems, concerning fanaticism, terrorism, dogmatism, minorities, and intolerance. Focusing on democracy ...
20 January 2015 | 1:52 am
WATCH: Star Trek: 50 Years of Humanism
Under a Creative Commons license, YouTube user Brandon Fibbs recently produced and posted a video entitled “Star Trek: 50 Years of Humanism”. The video compares and contrasts the human relationships of the Star Trek universe with our own, through ...
15 January 2015 | 5:12 am
Algeria's Lyes Salem: 'Humanism Distinguishes Us From the God Crazy Folk'
In “The Man From Oran,” Hamid, an idealistic fighter, degenerates into a minister whose decisions are made for self-enrichment or the mere maintenance of power. You also show the regime rewriting history. In a sense, the film – in a humanistic fashion ...
13 January 2015 | 6:20 pm
Japanese photographer Shin Noguchi presents his country's culture with beauty ...
Shin Noguchi has been documenting his native Japan for more than a decade, capturing unusual events and remarkable instances throughout its cities. Now based in Tokyo and Kamakur, 30 miles to the south-west of the capital, the 38-year-old was first ...
4 January 2015 | 12:00 am
Mail & Guardian Online
Think of God, think of a crying infant
Mail & Guardian Online
After all, the story of God becoming a human being is one of the deep wellsprings of European humanism. Instead of presenting us with a booming voice from the mountain top, or some universal expression of cosmic power, Christmas Christianity insists ...
31 December 2014 | 9:59 pm