By Oswald Sobrino, J.D.; M.A. (Econ.); M.A. (Theo.); M.L. (Master of Latin), doctoral student, University of Florida.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Silencing in Modern America


Antigone: They see it just that way but defer to you and keep their tongues in leash.

King Creon: And aren't you ashamed to differ so from them? So disloyal!

---Sophocles 




Tuesday, July 26, 2016

A Very Human Lesson

For those of us who supported Bernie, one wider, very human lesson comes to mind: always be true to those you really like, admire, and respect.

Don't sell out or "prostitute" yourself to the others. That's a lesson applicable to intimate relationships, friendships, careers, religion, and politics. Go with those you admire.