The Power of Change

THE POWER OF CHANGE Darya Fowler The Power of Change A large population of the world believes that the consumption of animal products is the healthiest lifestyle. From childhood, humans are taught that eating animal products is healthy while eating foods like grains, legumes, fruits, and vegetables is less important. People become accustomed to needing … Read more

A look at the beliefs of karma, reincarnation, Samsara and Enlightenment as depicted in Hinduism, Buddhism and Taoism

Hinduism, Buddhism, and Taoism all possess the ideas of karma, samsara, reincarnation, and enlightenment. Karma can be seen as the cliche phrase, what goes around comes around. Samsara is the cycle of birth, death, and rebirth, which also is called reincarnation. Enlightenment is the ultimate purpose of life within all these philosophies; Nirvana is what … Read more

Eartha Mary Magdalene White

Eartha Mary Magdalene White, a well-known African American and a resident of Jacksonville, Florida, was widely known for her humanitarian and philanthropic endeavors. White was born in Jacksonville, Florida, on November 8, 1876. Her Mother died after childbirth, at a very young age, she was adopted by Lafayette and Clara English White. White began her … Read more

SOCIAL PRAGMATISM IN MULK RAJ ANAND’S UNTOUCHABLE

ABSTRACT Pragmatism, a style of writing that gives the impression of recording or ‘reflecting’ faithfully an actual way of life rejects idealization, escapism, and other extravagant qualities of romance in favour of recognizing soberly the actual problems of life. This research seeks social pragmatism in the novel, Untouchable written by Mulk Raj Anand respectively. Untouchable … Read more

The Concept of Time

The definition of the concept of time has been related with ambiguities and even contradictions. For instance, time has been described as “time nothing more than the occurrence of events in sequences, on after another” (Olpin and Hessen, 2012, p.167), and “a resource that, when lost or misplaced, is gone forever” (Kerzner, 2009, p.286). Time … Read more

The Concept of Modern "Meme"

A “meme” is an idea, behavior, or style that spreads from person to person within a culture—often with the aim of conveying a particular phenomenon, theme, or meaning represented by the “meme”. A “meme” acts as a unit for carrying cultural ideas, symbols, or practices, that can be transmitted from one mind to another through … Read more