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A Conversation With Laurie Anderson: 'Heart of a Dog' Screens at the Lisbon-Estoril Film Festival

Karin Badt | Posted 11.21.2015 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

The most persistent question is whether language can adequately tell our stories. Citing various thinkers, such as David Foster Wallace, Wittgenstein and Kierkegaard -- whose lines appear in ticker tape on the screen -- the film director wonders about the cracks in our ability to shape the meaning of our world.

Günther Witzany: Modern Synthesis "Must Be Replaced," Communication Key to Evolution

Suzan Mazur | Posted 08.07.2015 | Science
Suzan Mazur

Günther Witzany received his PhD in philosophy from Ludwig Maximilans University in Munich for his thesis on "the foundation of ethical norms and implementation in personal life forms."

The Arrogance of Catholic Church Authorities

Thomas de Zengotita | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Thomas de Zengotita

What Church authorities have been revealing about themselves, in their very words, is this: they believe they are what they say they are.