Impact of Art and Literature on Human Rights

During the time of the eighteenth century, a time when not much thought was given about the “human rights” of others, people’s ideas about their fellow man began to change. Lynn Hunt, in her book Inventing Human Rights, discusses the fact that these dramatic changes occurred due the emergence of art and literature. She believes … Continue reading Impact of Art and Literature on Human Rights

Parking Thoughts

As I sit in the parking lot of a local Big Lots, I am doomed to boredom at the absence of my better half. So here I sit, watching people come and go, for entertainment. A few questions arise: Why am I sitting here instead off watching television? What is everyone else doing at this … Continue reading Parking Thoughts