Tag: mindfulness

  • Mindful of the Republic

    by David Ottlinger ___ Resistance. It is a concept many people now use to describe their politics. It is regrettable more people have not thought on what it means. It is worth noting, for instance, that the concept is inherently reactive. By declaring themselves part of “The Resistance,” the Resistors implicitly state that they feel…

  • Meet the New Cult of the Self (Same as the Old Cult of the Self)

    by Daniel A. Kaufman The Cult of the Self has shifted into high gear.  It was rough going out of the gate, back in the 1970’s, what with hirsute gurus, earnest, aging hippies talking about their astral projections, and simultaneously terrifying and lampoonable movements like EST (Erhard Seminars Training), but it has since found its…