“Por que torço para que Bolsonaro morra” – Hélio SCHWARTSMAN

Folha de S. Paulo, 7 de julho de 2020 Jair Bolsonaro está com Covid-19. Torço para que o quadro se agrave e ele morra. Nada pessoal. Como já escrevi aqui a propósito desse mesmo tema, embora ensinamentos religiosos e éticas deontológicas preconizem que não devemos desejar mal ao próximo, aqueles que abraçam éticas consequencialistas não… Continue lendo “Por que torço para que Bolsonaro morra” – Hélio SCHWARTSMAN

Big Pharma – How much power do drug companies have? | DW Documentary

The pharmaceutical industry exerts a huge amount of influence on health policy. Some companies develop highly profitable drugs with public money, while others have been found to have covered up serious side effects. The fight against Covid-19 is further fueling the greed of pharmaceutical companies. Does the industry’s influence threaten public health systems? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-z_W3yRA9I8 The… Continue lendo Big Pharma – How much power do drug companies have? | DW Documentary

The Truth Illusion | Al Jazeera Investigations

‘The Truth Illusion’ investigates one of the most profound questions that philosophers through the ages have tried to address. From Plato to Immanuel Kant to Gilles Deleuze, thinkers have asked: what can we prove to be the truth? The investigation examines these questions in the context of United States today. Is it possible, in such… Continue lendo The Truth Illusion | Al Jazeera Investigations

“Bolsonaro Said His ‘Specialty Is Killing.’ He’s Been True to His Word” – Vanessa BARBARA

The New York Times, March 31, 2022 SÃO PAULO, Brazil — “I’m an army captain,” Jair Bolsonaro said in 2017. “My specialty is killing.” He has been true to his word. In just over three years in office, Mr. Bolsonaro has overseen an administration notable for its disregard for human life. There are, most immediately,… Continue lendo “Bolsonaro Said His ‘Specialty Is Killing.’ He’s Been True to His Word” – Vanessa BARBARA

“Reflections on the Pandemic and the Future” – Yuval Noah HARARI | Tokyo Metropolitan University

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OZNCItia-xk In late January 2022, two years into the pandemic, Yuval Noah Harari was hosted by Tokyo Metropolitan University for a discussion on the global implications of COVID-19, and where we might go from here. The event included a conversation with the Governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike, and a Q&A with the university's students and… Continue lendo “Reflections on the Pandemic and the Future” – Yuval Noah HARARI | Tokyo Metropolitan University

India’s Forgotten Majority | Vice News

The Social Distance casts a look at how COVID-19 has exacerbated the complex demographic and vast inequalities of class & caste in India. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYUyBgZfN6Y

How anger, faith and conspiracy theories fuelled the trucker convoy | The Fifth Estate

Our investigation reveals how months of planning drew convoys to Canada’s capital, leading to an unprecedented weeks-long occupation of some streets around Parliament Hill. It spawned spinoff protests across the country and around the world. The protests were ostensibly about a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for truckers, but 90 per cent of Canadian truckers are vaccinated.… Continue lendo How anger, faith and conspiracy theories fuelled the trucker convoy | The Fifth Estate

OSMAIR CÂNDIDO: a história do Coveiro Filósofo

Revista Piauí, 18 de junho de 2021 Sepultador narra de que forma a filosofia alemã o ajuda a enfrentar os horrores da pandemia, como tirar o caixão de um filho das mãos da mãe ou enterrar doze pessoas no mesmo dia Osmair Cândido, 60, é coveiro há mais de quarenta anos. Conhecido como Fininho por… Continue lendo OSMAIR CÂNDIDO: a história do Coveiro Filósofo