Derek Beres, a Los Angeles-based author, music producer, and yoga instructor, looks at a range of issues affecting the world's various spiritual communities in an attempt to sift through hyperbole and find truly universal solutions to prevalent issues facing humanity in the 21st century.
College campuses have become a breeding ground of intolerance and shame — vigilant liberalism is destroying free speech.
AI will throw a wrench into many of our theological foundations. How will we adapt?
The separation between our reality and the reality of the rest of animal life — the "man given dominion" nonsense — is a façade that’s slowly eroding.
Many social sciences — psychology, geography, and anthropology — were once mysterious. Researchers advanced these fields by working together and peer reviewing the evidence. The same benefits could be attained by...
Marijuana might steal the headlines, but psychedelics are making headway in the American consciousness. DMT: The Spirit Molecule producer/director Mitch Schultz discusses this trend.
Philosophy professor and Buddhist scholar Evan Thompson discusses the concepts behind his latest book, Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness in Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy.
Every year in Japan, a giant penis festival is held, while in America, Chrissy Teigen's nipple is banned. When will we get over our sexual Puritanism?
Growing older and accepting death can make you value your life or cause you to scream and run the entire time.
Liberals and conservatives unite when thinking of America's Golden Age — a fictionalized time whose history we constantly rewrite.
June 21 is International Yoga Day, a move sponsored by the Indian prime minister — and quickly capitalized upon by the Indian tourism board.