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Academy of Ideas

Academy of Ideas

Academy of Ideas

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How the “Greater Good” is Used as a Tool of Social Control

“The great citizens of a country are not those who bend the knee before authority but rather those who, against authority if need be, are … Read More ›

15 min4 d ago
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How the “Greater Good” is Used as a Tool of Social Control

Carl Jung – Inferiority Complexes and the Superior Self

“When a man can say of his states and actions, “As I am, so I act,” he can be at one with himself . . … Read More ›

10 min2 w ago
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Carl Jung – Inferiority Complexes and the Superior Self

Freedom vs. Force – The Individual and the State

“Freedom is…the air we cannot do without, that we breathe without even noticing it until the time comes when, deprived of it, we feel that … Read More ›

13 minAUG 17
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Freedom vs. Force – The Individual and the State

Escape Boredom – Leonardo da Vinci and a Guide to the Good Life

When we think of the forces that shape us, we often look back in time. We look to the events of our youth, to the … Read More ›

9 minJUL 29
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Escape Boredom – Leonardo da Vinci and a Guide to the Good Life

The Psychology of Power – How to Dethrone Tyrants

“Neither necessity nor desire, but the love of power, is the demon of mankind. You may give men everything possible health, food, shelter, enjoyment but … Read More ›

11 minJUL 20
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The Psychology of Power – How to Dethrone Tyrants

Do We Live in a Sick Society?

“Now there are times when a whole generation is caught. . .between two ages, two modes of life, with the consequence that it loses all … Read More ›

10 minJUN 25
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Do We Live in a Sick Society?

The Psychology of Heroism

“We need a great rebirth of the heroic in our world. Every sector of human society, wherever that may be on the planet, seems to … Read More ›

13 minJUN 5
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The Psychology of Heroism

The Psychology of the Anti-Hero

“When we appreciate how natural it is for man to strive to be a hero, how deeply it goes in his evolutionary and organismic constitution…then … Read More ›

11 minMAY 21
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The Psychology of the Anti-Hero

Life as a Quest – The Antidote to a Wasted Existence

“Adventure shatters the oppressive, insistent reality as if it were a piece of glass. It is the unforeseen, the unthought-of, the new. Each adventure is … Read More ›

12 minAPR 29
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Life as a Quest – The Antidote to a Wasted Existence

How to Be Free in an Unfree World

“In such epochs where the highest values of life—our peace, our independence, our basic rights, all that makes our existence more pure, more beautiful, all … Read More ›

11 minAPR 16
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How to Be Free in an Unfree World

Latest Episodes

How the “Greater Good” is Used as a Tool of Social Control

“The great citizens of a country are not those who bend the knee before authority but rather those who, against authority if need be, are … Read More ›

15 min4 d ago
Comments
How the “Greater Good” is Used as a Tool of Social Control

Carl Jung – Inferiority Complexes and the Superior Self

“When a man can say of his states and actions, “As I am, so I act,” he can be at one with himself . . … Read More ›

10 min2 w ago
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Carl Jung – Inferiority Complexes and the Superior Self

Freedom vs. Force – The Individual and the State

“Freedom is…the air we cannot do without, that we breathe without even noticing it until the time comes when, deprived of it, we feel that … Read More ›

13 minAUG 17
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Freedom vs. Force – The Individual and the State

Escape Boredom – Leonardo da Vinci and a Guide to the Good Life

When we think of the forces that shape us, we often look back in time. We look to the events of our youth, to the … Read More ›

9 minJUL 29
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Escape Boredom – Leonardo da Vinci and a Guide to the Good Life

The Psychology of Power – How to Dethrone Tyrants

“Neither necessity nor desire, but the love of power, is the demon of mankind. You may give men everything possible health, food, shelter, enjoyment but … Read More ›

11 minJUL 20
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The Psychology of Power – How to Dethrone Tyrants

Do We Live in a Sick Society?

“Now there are times when a whole generation is caught. . .between two ages, two modes of life, with the consequence that it loses all … Read More ›

10 minJUN 25
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Do We Live in a Sick Society?

The Psychology of Heroism

“We need a great rebirth of the heroic in our world. Every sector of human society, wherever that may be on the planet, seems to … Read More ›

13 minJUN 5
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The Psychology of Heroism

The Psychology of the Anti-Hero

“When we appreciate how natural it is for man to strive to be a hero, how deeply it goes in his evolutionary and organismic constitution…then … Read More ›

11 minMAY 21
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The Psychology of the Anti-Hero

Life as a Quest – The Antidote to a Wasted Existence

“Adventure shatters the oppressive, insistent reality as if it were a piece of glass. It is the unforeseen, the unthought-of, the new. Each adventure is … Read More ›

12 minAPR 29
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Life as a Quest – The Antidote to a Wasted Existence

How to Be Free in an Unfree World

“In such epochs where the highest values of life—our peace, our independence, our basic rights, all that makes our existence more pure, more beautiful, all … Read More ›

11 minAPR 16
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How to Be Free in an Unfree World
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