The River of Life

The River of Life

BY BORIS GLIKMAN Despite mankind’s unrelenting efforts over the ages to find the answer to this question, it has stubbornly resisted all attempts to being solved. Could this be because a fundamental problem exists with trying to discover the meaning of life?(Note that when we talk about the meaning of life we usually implicitly mean …

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THE MISSING TRUTHS

When we look back from our 21st century perspective on the societies of the past, such as those of the Roman Empire or the Medieval Ages, we shudder at the things that were acceptable in those times: slavery, public torture and executions, exhibiting sick or disfigured  people as fun objects, gratuitous cruelty to animals done in the name of entertainment.