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Look to the Stoics to Weather the Recession

The effects of the recession make us all yearn for more robust times. But could our ever increasing desire for more, more, more make us less prepared to make it through the storm? Philosopher Stephen Asma describes how the ancient philosophy of Stoicism can help us keep calm during modern society's turbulence.

Music Button: Gorodisch, "Blues for Pablo Money", from the CD Thurn & Taxis", (Leaf records)

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