Creating the “New Man”: From Enlightenment Ideals to Socialist Realities on JSTOR

Introduction (pp. 1-7)The communist movement of the last century was remarkably successful worldwide in establishing the party-state and carrying out projects aimed at a total social transformation. But behind the ideological, political, and social changes was a more ambitious and comprehensive goal: to remold the mind, psychology, and even character of individuals by means of … Continue reading Creating the “New Man”: From Enlightenment Ideals to Socialist Realities on JSTOR

“If Only To Appear Worthy of It”: A Christian Contemplation of Nietzsche’s New Image of Man (Part 1) — Moral Apologetics

While the Christian call is to live worthy of the life of God, [1] Nietzsche’s call is to live worthy of the death of God. In his Parable of the Madman, Nietzsche challenged the modern man to proportionately respond to God’s demise: “Must we not become gods ourselves, if only to appear worthy of Source: … Continue reading “If Only To Appear Worthy of It”: A Christian Contemplation of Nietzsche’s New Image of Man (Part 1) — Moral Apologetics

The site is under revision and we will use it both for its previous material, but also for a more general content,  including modern aspects, ideological issues from evolution to socialism. One of the mysteries  of the New Age movement is its inability to embrace any sort of modern perspective or anything concerning the issues … Continue reading