Quem é Nise da Silveira? | Meteoro Brasil

Pioneira da terapia ocupacional, a alagoana Nise da Silveira mudou os rumos dos tratamentos psiquiátricos no Brasil. Filha de uma pianista com um professor de matemática, ela se rebelou contra os métodos agressivos aplicados em pacientes com transtornos mentais, como o eletrochoque e o confinamento. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LbWP3JEUV1s CONTEÚDO RELACIONADO:

Brides for sale: Bulgaria’s Roma marriage market | DW Documentary

The Kalaidzhi bride market takes place in the southeast of Bulgaria every year. Unmarried women are often paired off with financially strong men. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ReFNdkQ5Y8 But more and more young Roma are rebelling against the old tradition. For young Kalaidzhi the annual bride market at Bachkovo Monastery is the only chance to find a partner. Their… Continue lendo Brides for sale: Bulgaria’s Roma marriage market | DW Documentary

“Contra o fundamentalismo religioso e científico” – John GRAY

Os fundamentalistas religiosos vêem o poder da ciência como a principal fonte do desencanto moderno. A ciência suplantou a religião como fonte de autoridade, mas ao preço de tornar a vida humana acidental e insignificante. Se é para nossas vidas terem algum sentido, o poder da ciência tem de ser derrubado, e a fé restabelecida.… Continue lendo “Contra o fundamentalismo religioso e científico” – John GRAY

“«If You Want To Kill Yourself…» – For a Critique of Suicidal Reason” – Julio CABRERA

(n.t.) Nota do Tradutor, nr. 23, special illustrated edition («Suicidário»), 2021, pp. 12-58. Transl. by Rodrigo Menezes. An unpublished essay by Argentinian-born, Brazilian-based philosopher Julio Cabrera, internationally renowned for his studies on negative ethics, and considered one of the most important South American representatives of contemporary Antinatalism, a movement anticipated by his Projeto de ética… Continue lendo “«If You Want To Kill Yourself…» – For a Critique of Suicidal Reason” – Julio CABRERA

Reverend Moon: Emperor of the Universe | BBC documentary

The following video is a one-hour long BBC documentary made in 2000. It gives a lot of information about Sun Myung Moon, starting with his early life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mEnxHDaGF5w Sun Myung Moon (Korean: 문선명; Hanja: 文鮮明; born Yong Myung Moon; 6 January 1920 – 3 September 2012) was a Korean religious leader, also known for his… Continue lendo Reverend Moon: Emperor of the Universe | BBC documentary

“Abortion: the ‘pro-death’ view” – David BENATAR

The pro-death view should be of interest even to those who do not accept it. One of its valuable features is that it offers a unique challenge to those pro-lifers who reject a legal right to abortion. Whereas a legal pro-choice position does not require a pro-lifer to have an abortion—it allows a choice—a legal… Continue lendo “Abortion: the ‘pro-death’ view” – David BENATAR

Colonia Dignidad: A notorious cult – The fight for justice | DW Documentary

At the Colonia Dignidad compound in Chile, Paul Schäfer ruled over his followers with an iron fist. Exhausting work, violence, and abuse dominated daily life. During the Pinochet dictatorship, political prisoners were tortured and murdered there. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgXmSaRdQOc Decades of human rights abuses at Colonia Dignidad made the settlement notorious around the world. Horst Schaffrik still… Continue lendo Colonia Dignidad: A notorious cult – The fight for justice | DW Documentary

Aborto e as leis – Débora DINIZ | CNN Nosso Mundo

Em 2018, Débora Diniz, professora da faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Brasília (UnB), teve de deixar a cidade após ser alvo de ataques pela internet por ser uma das selecionadas pelo Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF) para falar a favor da descriminalização do aborto em audiência pública. A professora foi acuada e intimidada por um grupo… Continue lendo Aborto e as leis – Débora DINIZ | CNN Nosso Mundo

Arson at an Abortion Clinic Foreshadows a Post-Roe Future

Roe v. Wade being overturned is not the first obstacle for this independent abortion clinic in Wyoming. An arsonist lit Wellspring Access Health on fire last month, just weeks before they were set to open. Now, Roe v. Wade has been overturned and their clinic is in a state that plans to ban abortions except… Continue lendo Arson at an Abortion Clinic Foreshadows a Post-Roe Future

“Da unidade à vacuidade e interdependência de todos os seres no pensamento hindu e budista” – Paulo BORGES

Religare, UFPB, v.13, n.2, dezembro de 2016, p.348-378. Resumo: O objectivo do presente artigo é mostrar o estatuto de todas as formas de vida no pensamento hindu e budista. Enquanto no pensamento hindu predomina a visão da procedência de todos os seres e coisas de uma unidade englobante, simultaneamente transcendente e imanente, no pensamento budista… Continue lendo “Da unidade à vacuidade e interdependência de todos os seres no pensamento hindu e budista” – Paulo BORGES