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Liberal socialism now

As the crisis of democracy deepens, we must return to liberalism’s revolutionary and egalitarian roots - by Matthew McManus Read at Aeon

Tue Feb 20, 2024 13:09

‘If we have any chance at all, then this is our chance – that we become calm’: a Zen Buddhist meditates on humanity’s fate - by Aeon Video Watch at Aeon

Mon Feb 19, 2024 13:06
The moral risks of fandom

Players, coaches and team owners sometimes do terrible things. What, if anything, should their fans do about that? - by Jake Wojtowicz & Alfred Archer Read at Aeon

Mon Feb 19, 2024 13:06
Ant geopolitics

Over the past four centuries quadrillions of ants have created a strange and turbulent global society that shadows our own - by John Whitfield Read at Aeon

Fri Feb 16, 2024 13:02
The balloon man

Before the clock strikes on new year’s day, meet the man who made it his life’s work to create singular celebratory moments - by Aeon Video Watch at Aeon

Thu Feb 15, 2024 13:05
There was no Jesus

How could a cult leader draw crowds, inspire devotion and die by crucifixion, yet leave no mark in contemporary records? - by Gavin Evans Read at Aeon

Thu Feb 15, 2024 13:05

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