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Humanism

My problem with humanism is that it’s like putting up a wall around existence. It acknowledges different facets of human experience as true, and then it discards all the rest, blatantly and with prejudice. It says, “We can do just

Humanism

My problem with humanism is that it’s like putting up a wall around existence. It acknowledges different facets of human experience as true, and then it discards all the rest, blatantly and with prejudice. It says, “We can do just

Self-Reliance

I decided to read “Self-Reliance” before continuing with Escape from Freedom. EfF reminded me of S-R or vice versa (though my friend scoffs at the idea). I was rather surprised by S-R. It was about how each person should seek his

Self-Reliance

I decided to read “Self-Reliance” before continuing with Escape from Freedom. EfF reminded me of S-R or vice versa (though my friend scoffs at the idea). I was rather surprised by S-R. It was about how each person should seek his

Freedom

I’m preparing to read Escape from Freedom by Erich Fromm. This is the second book in a Fromm series of three or so that I’m reading. I finished The Art of Loving a couple weeks ago. I’m not going to upload the

Freedom

I’m preparing to read Escape from Freedom by Erich Fromm. This is the second book in a Fromm series of three or so that I’m reading. I finished The Art of Loving a couple weeks ago. I’m not going to upload the