Power is not in the weapon

Nowadays there are so many news about violence, danger and tragedy. We lack security and peace in our society. That is why people go around carrying weapons to feel safe and able to defend themselves provided danger comes. Carrying a gun has 2 effects: The idea of feeling safe just because we have an advantage overContinue reading “Power is not in the weapon”

Who gets the blame?

There is something happening in the world, good or bad, it can affect us in the most positive way as it can be negative. We all are capable of doing things and making a difference for good or bad to others. With the decisions we make and the actions we do, there is always someoneContinue reading “Who gets the blame?”

Being against immigration is an act of racism?

The immigration problem is all over the world. Since we are now globalized, we can enjoy the perks of having friends all over the world and get in touch with so many people and opportunities to learn a new language, find a job anywhere, do something new every day. We are now citizens of theContinue reading “Being against immigration is an act of racism?”

Is need bad?

What do we need? Do we really need many things? If we have all we need, then what is missing? Is it good to have it all? Can we have it all? In daily life, people mention that their happiness is having everything they need, but now that they don’t have it, they aren’t happy?Continue reading “Is need bad?”

Wall-e the new superhero

Everything in life must be controlled; not too much of something nor too little. There must be a balance in things. Humankind has learned that moderation is the key to a successful life. Consumerism has shown us that it is never enough; there is nothing we need because we have become unsatisfied with the world,Continue reading “Wall-e the new superhero”

What is fair and what is legal

Fairness and legallity don’t mean the same thing. Each has a different purpose. While legality seeks justice because it doesn’t have it, justice seeks to give others what their right is, what they already have. Justice is something we all humans work each day to guarantee; a social well-being and depends on us to makeContinue reading “What is fair and what is legal”

Ethics and Morality: their differences

It is common that the concepts of ethics and moral are conceived as synonyms, however it is important to mention that there are important differences in these two concepts that I consider important to highlight. In the first place, the dictionary defines ethics as a set of moral principles and rules that regulate the behavior and relationshipsContinue reading “Ethics and Morality: their differences”

Thanks Stephen

Stephen Hawkins was one of the great minds who lived in the 21st century. With his theories about the begining of the cosmos, he showed us that the cosmos is a complex topic to discuss it lightly. He taught us that science is the way to know everything that surrounds us and that the simple observationContinue reading “Thanks Stephen”

Jumanji the game of life

Alan Parrish, 1969: [reads] Jumanji: a game for those who seek to find / a way to leave their world behind. You roll the dice to move your token, doubles gets another turn, the first player to reach the end wins. Judy Shepherd: [reads] Adventurers beware: do not begin unless you intend to finish. TheContinue reading “Jumanji the game of life”

Are you happy? You want to be?

When we think about happiness, we tend to think that it is a long journey to finally be there. Others may say “happiness is not a destination but a journey”, “a state of mind”, etc. There are many sayings; most of them pretend to give us an answer but it only lasts for a time. IfContinue reading “Are you happy? You want to be?”