Tag Archives: Shelley

Civilizations Bite the Dust via Elite Blindness Driven Suicide

As a one time historian, who still reads a lot of history, I am fascinated by the fact that civilizations never seem to notice what has destroyed previous civilizations. It’s like it’s off their radar screen, but in a nutshell … Continue reading

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Poetry: Percy Shelley and the Arab Spring

  There is a really interesting piece by Austin Allen on the influence of the poet Shelley on the recent Arab Spring, posted on 3 Quarks Daily from Big Think at http://bigthink.com/ideas/39148 “Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world,” … Continue reading

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