The argument for retroactive abortion. Four adult children visit their father, who intends to relieve them all of the burden of life. Characters from Aristophanes' "Peace" provide the rebuttal. As I listened to the old man's homicidal philosophy, I couldn't help but wonder if perhaps mass murderers are also thinking the same philosophical thoughts.
On a journey to W Africa, Leo Frobenius came across two models of the universe, that of a Trarza Moor and a Senegalese Mandé (as told by local Diarra bards) which fact enabled him to draft a dichotomy whose antagonistic parts he found in both Sahel and Europe: world felt as oppressive grotto vs. the feeling of vastness & open horizons despite the lack of clear evidence that sky and earth don't intersect. Cultural and