DJ Phatrick


Bertrand Russell on the Ten Commandments of Teaching
May 2, 2012, 10:01 am
Filed under: The Isms

Bertrand Russell on the Ten Commandments of Teaching:

  1. Do not feel absolutely certain of anything.
  2. Do not think it worth while to proceed by concealing evidence, for the evidence is sure to come to light.
  3. Never try to discourage thinking for you are sure to succeed.
  4. When you meet with opposition, even if it should be from your husband or your children, endeavor to overcome it by argument and not by authority, for a victory dependent upon authority is unreal and illusory.
  5. Have no respect for the authority of others, for there are always contrary authorities to be found.
  6. Do not use power to suppress opinions you think pernicious, for if you do the opinions will suppress you.
  7. Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
  8. Find more pleasure in intelligent dissent than in passive agreement, for, if you value intelligence as you should, the former implies a deeper agreement than the latter.
  9. Be scrupulously truthful, even if the truth is inconvenient, for it is more inconvenient when you try to conceal it.
  10. Do not feel envious of the happiness of those who live in a fool’s paradise, for only a fool will think that it is happiness.

TRUTH.

via tumblr http://djphatrick.tumblr.com/post/22260674279



truth.
May 1, 2012, 1:47 pm
Filed under: The Isms

truth.

via tumblr http://djphatrick.tumblr.com/post/22211684058



“She used silence to assert herself as opposed to just…
May 1, 2012, 12:32 pm
Filed under: The Isms | Tags: ,

“She used silence to assert herself as opposed to just reinforcing her submission…she used it as a statement”

Musician Thao Nguyen tells the story about how her Grandma dealt with her husband’s lifetime of verbal abuse.

via tumblr http://djphatrick.tumblr.com/post/22206244371



Photo
May 1, 2012, 12:17 pm
Filed under: Art, The Isms

via tumblr http://djphatrick.tumblr.com/post/22205572817



HBO “East of Main Street: Small Talk” Trailer (by Jonathan…
May 1, 2012, 12:47 am
Filed under: The Isms, Video

HBO “East of Main Street: Small Talk” Trailer (by Jonathan Yi)

37 different kids. All different Ages. Talk about Race.

Premieres Tuesday, May 1 at 8:45pm on HBO Family. Also available via HBO On Demand and HBO Go throughout the month of May 2012, alongside previous installments “Asians Aloud” (2010) and “East of Main Street” (2011).

THIS.

via tumblr http://djphatrick.tumblr.com/post/22182333191



The LA Rebellion started 20 years ago today…
April 29, 2012, 9:48 am
Filed under: Photos, The Isms | Tags:

L.A. Riots Rebellion started 20 years ago today – LA TIMES PHOTO ESSAY.

via tumblr http://djphatrick.tumblr.com/post/22055542467



TRAILER:  Uprising: Hip Hop & The LA…
April 29, 2012, 9:48 am
Filed under: The Isms, Video | Tags: ,

TRAILER:  Uprising: Hip Hop & The LA Riots

#20thAnniversaryLAUprising

via tumblr http://djphatrick.tumblr.com/post/22054971938




Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 25 other followers