Why We Still Need Utopias

February 4, 2017 I was recently struck by the description of a new movie in the Alien chain that is coming out in 2017. Alien: Covenant has as its...

Gardens of Candide

March 6, 2016 Gardens are the sources of nutrition and welfare for human beings. As literary themes, they appear throughout the history. Their...

The Nature of Greed

January 28, 2015 The obsessive emphasis on economic prosperity and development reflects how rooted consumerism became in modern societies, whose...