Archive for November, 2009

Best Before 1900

If it could be possible to label shelf life recommendation on the ideas I would put “Best before 1900” on the idea of progress. Progress is historically associated with society. In XX century mankind finally had its chance to see society in action. No earlier century has witnessed as much killing. Population increases provided more [...]

Remarks on Philanthropy

A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog. Jack London. A thought came to me after reading Redefining Philanthropy: Introducing The Citizen Effect, gratitude goes to Amy Carol Wolff. As a matter of fact I know pretty much [...]