Democracy vs individualism

Does democracy still exist in the facts and in the actions or has it been defeated by individualism? A question, unusual perhaps, everyone should try to give an answer. I don’t speak of policy or politics, though we know everything is a political act when depending on our free choice. I speak about the curious leaning our societies, above all the rich ones, are inclined to … Continua a leggere Democracy vs individualism

Recognizing ‘L’epoca delle passioni tristi’

Miguel Benasayag and Gérard Schmit, both psychiatrists with a particular attention and care to the crisis of the modern societies, have described in this essay the nature of the crisis and the only path possible to be walked to defeat the emptiness of sense and desire of dying which are their results. Since the beginning it is clear what the intension of the authors is, because … Continua a leggere Recognizing ‘L’epoca delle passioni tristi’