On World Philosophy Day, New Acropolis Montreal organized the third edition of the Night of Philosophy where almost two hundred people participated. Nine lectures and other activities were held at[…]
Once again, in 2022, the association New Acropolis actively participated in World Philosophy Day, decreed in 2005 by UNESCO, taking place on the third Thursday of November each year. More[…]
Volunteers from the New Acropolis in Chicago celebrated and commemorated International Women’s Day with a special event. The volunteers hosted a presentation about 4 feminine archetypes from ancient Greek mythology[…]
Without a lot of words just pictures of happy philosophers celebrating together the Purim Holyday (a jewish holiday) in our center in Tel Aviv. Disguised, but with a bare heart[…]
La lectura del diálogo de Fedro de Platón se realizó con el objetivo de que pudiéramos retar la idea que tenemos del Amor que hemos construido y a través de[…]
Members and friends of New Acropolis Slovakia took part in a trip to the castle in Markušovce. During the exposition of the castle, they listened to a piano concert in[…]
“One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth doing is what we do for oters.” – Carroll Lewis
Students and volunteers from New Acropolis in Palmas (TO) mobilized the collection of philosophy books for donation to the women’s prison in the city of Miranorte (TO). The initiative, which[…]
The Headquarters of the International Organization New Acropolis – Brazil North (OINABN) received the National Volunteering Incentive Award 2022 from the Civil House of the Presidency of the Republic. The[…]
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As the year ends with Argentina crowned as being the World Cup winners, it brings the 21st World Cup to a close. One that will be remembered for many firsts: the first time the tournament has been hosted in the Arab world, the first time it has been held in a Muslim country, the first […]
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[Transcribed from a conference presented in 1980 in Portugal] Let us begin by saying that in Greek the word crisis means, in addition to problem, change. So it is not only problems the West is facing today, but also a period of change. To overcome this crisis stage, the first thing we must do is […]
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The ‘Language of Symbols’ – a topic that is not only fascinating but is somehow also related to the causes of our current situation. Most of our problems today are the result of human action. Every action reflects our thinking, our worldview, the ‘story’ we tell ourselves why we do what we do. Our modern […]
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Heraldry, nowadays an auxiliary science of history, was once connected to armoury and the art of war. The name derives from the heralds, the officers of arms, who were originally messengers of the monarchs (ancestors of the modern diplomats), as well as the organizers of tournaments. This title still exists, even today. Heralds also have […]
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