Slavoj Žižek: The Pervert’s Guide to Ideology (2012) – Traduzione italiana

2019-04-18T17:04:03+01:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: CINEMA, PSYCHOLOGY, SOCIETY|Tags: , |

L'ideologia è così radicata nella società che ha influenzato i nostri sogni. Se vogliamo cambiare la nostra realtà, dobbiamo prima cambiare i nostri sogni. Applicando la teoria psicoanalitica all'interpretazione cinematografica, Slavoj Zizek tenta di scoprire il significato nascosto di molti film hollywoodiani.

Richard Dawkins: The Enemies Of Reason (2007) – Full Transcript

2018-12-21T08:42:41+01:00December 16th, 2018|Categories: CULTURE, SOCIETY|Tags: , , |

The Enemies of Reason is a two-part television documentary, written and presented by evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, in which he seeks to expose "those areas of belief that exist without scientific proof, yet manage to hold the nation under their spell", including mediumship, acupuncture and psychokinesis.

ON THE STUPIDITY OF BEING OFFENDED

2018-10-10T16:13:30+01:00October 9th, 2018|Categories: LANGUAGE, PSYCHOLOGY, SOCIETY|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A compilation for the rejection of the culture of offense. Featuring Christopher Hitchens, Stephen Fry,  Penn Jillette, Louis C.K. and Jim Norton, Richard Dawkins, Peter Hitchens, Steve Hughes, Big Jay Oakerson, Ricky Gervais, Salman Rushdie

Debate: Freedom of expression must include the license to offend (2006) – Full Transcript

2019-05-21T13:23:30+01:00June 21st, 2017|Categories: CULTURE, SOCIETY|Tags: , |

Heralding the First Amendment, proponents of free speech champion the right to expression unencumbered by government intervention. But is freedom of expression absolute and limitless? Should we be free to use words with the intention to harm? Should some words remain unspoken, or does this mind-set lead us to the path of censorship?