Mental illness: error & profit

Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak, men mistook magic for medicine; now, when science is strong and religion weak, men mistake medicine for magic — Thomas Szasz History is full of bizarre events filled with wild beliefs and strange practices. Science hasn’t remained immune when it comes to getting influenced by the socio-cultural

Internet’s folk hero

“Think deeply about things. Don’t just go along because that’s the way things are or that’s what your friends say. Consider the effects, consider the alternatives, but most importantly, just think.” Aaron Swartz, an internet legend, it’s own boy — a tech genius. Dropped out of school at the age of 14, he earned an

Italy’s fight on migration

‘We don’t need to have new slaves’, said the Deputy Prime Minister of Italy likening African immigrants to slaves. The anti-migrant party known as the League is dominating the political realm of Italy since March of 2018 in coalition with the populist Five Star Movement, with its leader Matteo Salvini claiming the post of interior minister. He immediately started to

Roberto Saviano: Fighting against mafia with the weaponry of writing

  You can’t dry water with water, you can’t extinguish a fire with fire and you can’t fight evil with evil. In the land of Camorra, the theory of modern rights is turned on its head- Roberto Saviano   His first book was published in 2006 and this book had a precise mission: exposing the system