Will employers be effectively able to force employees to have the jab? Let’s ponder this question in this article, examining freedom and the right to choice.
Harley Quinn, Posion Ivy, Mr. Freeze, Scarecrow, the Riddler, Manbat, Two Face. What do all these Batman villains have in common? An advanced university degree!
With strict codes, keen sensitivity to their responsibility and often a tolerance to societal alienation, there are actually many characteristics from these fictional beings that we can and should emulate during the pandemic. Here’s some things we should do as demonstrated by the caped ‘COVID-19’ crusaders.
The high-stakes law TV series, ‘Suits’ first hit small screens in 2011 and since then, has gained quite the following. The show has a lot of insights into many different topics but it perhaps holds the most intriguing thoughts when it comes to philosophy. One key question raised being: how can a competitive drive both motivate and mangle us? Today, we will look into the philosophy of ‘Suits’.
I was initially shocked but not surprised that the NBC censored the Office’s black-face. With the Black Lives Matter movement at the forefront of the global stage, there is no awe that a TV network would disallow a distasteful and crude representation of an African American. But is this political correctness gone too far? In my opinion, yes it is.
Father’s Day. For many, it is a day of triumphant celebration of the role our fathers’ play in our lives. Some fathers we love, others we hate. For example, many Star Wars fans love Anakin Skywalker AKA Darth Vader as a father, and others despise him. But what are the many roles a father can play in our lives? Through some super-heroic examples, the role of our fathers can be inspected this Father’s Day.
What have I learnt from loving these fictional role models? I’m glad you asked.
I’m bored. Yep; boredom – a result of a cocktail of free time and isolation- has a good majority of us trapped in tumultuous time-wasting. But today, let’s put a positive spin on things and talk about why it’s important to be bored and unproductive occasionally; (with a philosophical lense of course). In isolation, particularlyContinue reading “Pandemic Mindset: Boredom and Why it’s Important”
As a self-proclaimed philosopher and in an effort to assist with our collective seasonal spirit, I’ve herein decided to provide a practical guide to five philosophies and approaches that govern our gift-giving this season. Which one do you follow?
Having multiple careers, a steady boyfriend and a dream mansion, Barbie’s portrayal of the dream life can be inspiring in developing healthy young aspirations…or can it be inhibiting?