Working… is too hard

Ever heard of the French song (Working… is too hard) by Zachary Richard. It’s a song written for workers. One could interpret it as doing a repetitive and boring task that is too hard! To drive the point home, its Latin origin may emphasize even more its meaning: “The word work comes from the Latin Tripalium, which was an instrument of torture made up of three stakes! “Read More

A wind of hope !

Throughout history, the possession of power by a wealthy elite has sparked revolts among the majority maintained in a state of great poverty, fueling social injustice still present today. The wealthy are seen as individuals living in ivory towers, uninterested in the fact that a large proportion of their fellow human beings are “living hand to mouth”.Read More

A class for boys and a class for girls !!!

In the 18th century, philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau wrote “all education for women must be relative to men. To please them, to be useful to them, to be loved and honored by them, to raise them when young, to look after them when grown, to counsel them, to console them, to make their lives pleasant and sweet: these are the duties of women at all times, and which we must teach them from childhood onwards.”Read More

For the world to sing!

In his chronicle of August 15th, 2019 entitled “Re-enchanting the world”, published on the Internet in the newspaper “La Tribune”, Sébastien Lévesque, shares his sense of wonder at the cosmos and what appears as an infinite universe that we can contemplate night after night: “… we are children of the cosmos, brought about by it, from chemical elements formed directly in the heart of the stars, which in a way are our grandmothers”. Even though, for the author, science “… allows us to free ourselves from the barriers that separate us from each other and from the whole of nature”, and though “… science and spirituality can very well go hand in hand”, his words, as poetic as they may be, remain rooted in the theory of evolution: “We then find that our existence is the result of a long and gradual process of evolution of the cosmos…”.Read More