ISIS is the Islamic “Reformation” | Religion Dispatches
It is not to the day itself. It is the naming of it. It should be called something like Civil Rights Day. While honoring Dr King is a good thing the emphasis on him alone takes away from others who are as deserving. Many others worked as tirelessly and also risked their lives every day.
Translation and the Repayment of Debt. Originally published in Delos 7. Translation theory has always had a bit of a problematic relation with the issue of money.
His father was a provincial magistrate and when he died he left his son over a million sesterces. After studying in Carthage and Athens , Apuleius went to Rome where he became a successful lawyer. As well as writing about philosophy, Apuleius also wrote poems and novels. This included Apologia A Discourse on Magic. It is an imaginative, irreverent, and amusing work that relates the ludicrous adventures of one Lucius, who experiments in magic and is accidentally turned into an ass.