Charlie Chaplin’s speech in The Dictator

For Christmas, our family reunion is generally the occasion to sing Christmas carols and read texts that are inspiring us. This year I intended to read one of the most inspirational texts of all time: Charlie Chaplin’s final one in The Dictator. Despite being over seventy years old, there is a lot of things we… Continue reading Charlie Chaplin’s speech in The Dictator

Is this really a problem of rhetoric ?

Mankind as a whole – and particularly its leaders – is slow on acting against climate change, an issue that could be its doom if nothing was done fast and big to avoid the worst crises. Recently several articles – including on Grist and Dot Earth  – have been published wondering if this fact was… Continue reading Is this really a problem of rhetoric ?