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Sunday
Aug292010

Alain de Botton on Pessimism

Alain de Botton, aesthete and philosopher, in this Sunday sermon given to the atheistic School of Life, goes to the heart of political persuasion by bigging up virtues of pessimism.

Watch the video here

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