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White Mans Burden

The Karimu Kids: New School Launches a Whole Village Revitalization

Suzanne Skees | Posted 11.20.2013 | Impact
Suzanne Skees

So, there sat Ufani School, atop a grassy knoll with its bright blue walls shining and glass windows glinting in the East African sun. The teachers could work in a solid building, and the students could prepare to pass their secondary school entrance exams at extraordinarily high rates for rural Tanzania. Yet, that wasn't enough.

Cameron's Avatar: Jar Jar Binks Meets Pocahontas

Athena Andreadis, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Athena Andreadis, Ph.D.

All of James Cameron's films after The Abyss increasingly resemble the Hindenburg: bloated, self-indulgent, lacking originality and subtlety in all but F/X. Avatar is the culmination of these -- with CGI.

Get Your War On: White Man's Burden (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

The white guys breaks down and confesses he's not made of stone, he's made of glass. The really thin kind. ...

How Much of Your Brainpower Are You Using?

Dennis Whittle | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dennis Whittle

Below is a clip where I talk about how much brainpower is wasted in top-down hierarchical systems like the World Bank.

What Happens When One Man Takes on the System

Dennis Whittle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dennis Whittle

Check out the trailer for the coming documentary for The White Man's Burden, a book by Bill Easterly. The movie is coming out in 2010, and I urge you to read the book in 2009.

Imagining God in Color

Deepak Chopra | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

From childhood everyone is taught to imagine God as a person, and inevitably that person has skin the color of those who worship him. But a humanized God in any faith is a projection, not a reality.